More Barack Obama: Loved his phrase "audacity of hope." As in: "the hope of slaves sitting around a fire singing freedom songs ... the hope of a skinny kid with a funny name [Barack Obama] who believes that America has a place for him, too." Audacity of Hope ... NICE!
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
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