“At a moment of obvious peril, America decided to place its fate in the hands of a man who had been born to an idealistic white teenage mother and the charismatic African grad student who abandoned them — a man who grew up without money, talked his way into good schools, worked his way up through the pitiless world of Chicago politics to the U.S. Senate and now the White House in a stunningly short period. That achievement, compared with those of the Bushes or the Kennedys or the Roosevelts or the Adamses or any of the other American princes who were born into power or bred to it, represents such a radical departure from the norm that it finally brings meaning to the promise taught from kindergarten: “Anyone can grow up to be President.” Time Magazine

There is some unearthly talent there. And we’re unlikely to see something so historic in the U.S. in our lifetime again.

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2 thoughts on “why obama won…

  1. No doubt he has talent and we can hope that he would use it wisely.< HREF="http://keralaviews.wordpress.com/2008/11/06/america-is-redeeming-itself/" REL="nofollow">America is redeeming itself<>

  2. Something extraordinarily promising about him because of his strong confidence that he can make this world a much better place.His presidency is going pretty well so far.. i think…

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