|Re: Tonight I watched the greatest orator.......
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Author: canuckleheadfan Date: May 1, 2008 04:44
"JD" wrote in message
> On Mon, 28 Apr 2008 17:14:54 -0700, "Joshua" blow.com> wrote:
>>"foamy" wrote in message
>>> ....... I've ever seen or heard. The Rev Wright. Yep, and I've seen 'em
>>> all. Caesar, [ certainly stiff by now ], JFK [ apparently always
>>> stiff ],
>>> Reagan [ sadly never stiff ], Tommy Douglas [ shared 1/2 his
>>> stiffness ],
>>> and George Wallace [ got stiffed ].
>>> This link, which I haven't tried out, apparently has the speech:
>>Yup, I was impressed too. The man is articulate and full of passion, is
>>witty and quite funny, and has a message to deliver and knows how to
>>it. And a lot of what he says makes sense. I really don't see why everyone
>>is so upset about this guy.
> A recent Newsweek poll indicates that more than 40 percent of
> Americans say Reverend Wright has hurt their opinion of Senator Obama.
> I wonder if they have actually heard the guy speak.
They don't really need to, remember? Perception is everything. No point in
letting reality intrude.