Excited for Michelle Obama's speech!
by Dale Johnson 007, Mon Aug 25, 2008 at 03:31:07 PM EDT
Little known fact: Michelle Obama is one of the best Democratic speakers out there. It's clear that Barack Obama took some lessons from her. I think people are going to see that tonight.
I hope many people watch Michelle's speech tonight. For all of the talk of victimization by BOTH Hillary/Obama supporters over the primary season (RACISM! SEXISM!), it's African American women who face the double wammy racism/sexism. I hope she wins people over.
It was always inevitable that Michelle Obama would be vilified. That's the way the Republicans work: They vilify any strong woman. It's been a bit distressing to see people on the "Left" also attack her during the primary season, but I'm hoping that comes to an end today.
Here's the Delaware speech (largely identified as her best speech). I kind of call it "The Bar is Moving":