Friday, August 29, 2008

A Dream Defined

Last night, accepting the Democratic nomination for president, Barack Obama gave what is perhaps the greatest speech in his long history of great speeches:



There's not much I can add that hasn't been said already, suffice it to say that the game is now, at long last, afoot.

We've talked at length during this primary season about how Barack Obama's entire unlikely journey was like something out of The West Wing, and several commentators last night made note of how Obama's acceptance speech had echoes of Aaron Sorkin's The American President. They weren't kidding, either. Check this out:



Whoa.

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