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Barack and Michelle Obama "60 Minutes" Sunday interview preview

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At the Ritz Carlton in Chicago, Barack and Michelle Obama sat for an interview with CBS' "60 Minutes." The interview will air Sunday.

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I am so thrilled with Barrack Obamas win.My buttons are bursting,not only for him but for my grand-son as well as he is Mexican-American and Yes! We Can!! Anyone can become whatever they want as long as they have a strong will and determination!! I pray the Secret Service and God protect them and keep them.I am looking forward to eight years with our new President and the doors he will open for All Mankind!

They are so cute! Hey Lynn, I saw you at the Obama interview...I hope your arm heals soon. Who else are going to bring me these interviews =)

They are too cute, you can't fake that stuff. I am so proud of both of them and will support all his efforts to make help our country.


The Night America said “Yes”


Tonight , The American bride said' “ yes we can” and witnessed by many her historic matrimony to a great man. A man of many statues with the brilliant mind and compassionate heart of a young Abraham Lincoln, the fearless heart and determination of Franklin D Roosevelt, the charismatic and leadership of John F. Kennedy and a great conductor and community organizer that of Harriet Tubman. His smiles has rendered hope, peace, reconciliation, dedication, ,restoration and declaration to a seemly hopeless and divided America.


In months of campaigning for your approval and the verbal abuse of his oppositions without fighting back he would often say “I can take the pain but not many years of the same.” He saw you America hurting from a distance glance; and somehow how knew he must take a stance. America are you willing to give him a chance? If so let's make tonight our endless dance.

American you didn't care about the quantities in the position he obtained; but you saw the qualities of a great man in which he had sustained. America you didn't care about his woolly hair instead you told the world “Hush don't you dare”; America you didn't care about the Ayers and Wright's in his journey chest instead you said, “I found a man that offer me his best.” Some said he's not our kind; but you America said, “ this man I lone waited to find.”

America you didn't discriminate in the color of his skin; but you chose him for his greatness within. A change of need is hope indeed, shall we run this race to succeed!!!! You were amazed
how he travailed with the scholars; and in his pocket he prevailed with only forty-two dollars.

America can you embrace him in your bosom with understanding and most of all love? And I know that there's one Madelyn Dunham known as Toot a mother, grandmother and most of all the one who had nurtured and cultivated your Groom instilling him with wisdom as a child , as a man to get all can and to can all he got because she knew it would take a little while; and now she awaits you America to carry him the extra mile.

America the “Star Spangled Banner” will so ever be sang with hope and dreams beyond dreams because black or white wasn't a choice for you” however it was red,white and blue. “Oh, say can you see I found a Barack Obama just for thee.” The legacy of Dr Martin Luther King “ I have a Dream” surface ashore tonight: after 40 years in taking one man who Dreamed the Dream and said, “ Yes we can” win this perilous fight and said America I need you just hold on tight and don't lose sight.

As he graciously walked down the blue carpet to beckon for your hand; and how you stood out among the land. You wonder what manner of man was he, Lord you have answered my plea. From the start he had you America in his heart. Eight years of being at ground zero but here he is American our hero. Rise America wipe your tears from your eyes, he have heard your endless cries, Rise America let not your heart fear; a change is near. Rise America let's war no more, Rise America you are tired of bitterness, division and strife but lets march in unity to the newness of life.

America you are the most beautiful bride one could ever imagine your tears has flooded the New York Harbor , the redwood forest of California and throughout United States and has spilled over into 70 countries. Americans young, old, rich, poor, straight, gay, Black, White, Latinos, Asian, Christian, Jews, Non-Christian, Catholic, we all today shall walk hand in hand into unity for which we Stand. American when our backs are against the wall continue to Stand, when the economy creeps into recession continue to stand, when the housing market takes a downward spin continue to stand, When the food on your table is lack and the jobs has slack, America continue to stand. Because today we have found a man with a plan and who deeply understand.

President Obama as you cross the threshold of the White House turn around, kneel down and take your Bride America because history tonight shall unfold; and this night shall forever be untold!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

President Obama and America may God Bless this Matrimony


Thank you Michelle, Malia, Sasha and Madelyn (Toot) for sharing with us a great husband, father and grandson.

Well, well, well. So ask the President-Elect a question and who answers? I think we have elected Michelle, not Barack. He seemed stunned that he was elected with a look of "Now what?" on his face. He is a great orator when it comes to a prepared speach, quite minister-like, but a motivational speaker is not what the presidency is about. It is clear from tonight's exposure that Michelle wears the pants in that family. Honestly, she was answering for him, even interjecting and cutting him off. He finally had to tell her to lay-off! I predict a future as a Hillary spin-off for Michelle Obama. Domestic and social presidentail issues are ready for a roller coaster ride with Michelle in the driver's seat!!

Stunned in the Bay Area, California

A GREAT INTERVIEW WITH THE PRESIDENT-ELECT AND
HIS WIFE!
THE KEY WORD IS CALM AND THAT IS WHAT THIS MAN
BRINGS TO THE TABLE, HE WILL CALM WHATEVER FEARS
WE ARE EXPERIENCING AT THE CURRENT TIME!
PRESIDENT-ELECT OBAMA HAS A PLAN WE MUST SUPPORT
HIM AND EVERYTHING WILL IMPROVE!
HE IS PUTTING TOGETHER A WINNING TEAM, HE HAS THE
TENACITY TO GET IT DONE!
HE IS LISTENING TO EVERYONE, THERE IS NO DOUBT IN
MY MIND THAT HE WILL SUCCEED!
ONCE AGAIN CONGRATULATIONS TO PRESIDENT-ELECT
BARACK OBAMA AND HIS GREAT FAMILY!

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I pray that God will keep the 44th president and his family safe. I know that he will face stiff changelles and unfair practices but I also know that God is with him.

HEY BY BELIEVER IT SOUNDS LIKE YOU DON'T BELIEVE!
KEEP THE FAITH!
PRAISE GOD AND SHAME THE DEVIL!

What a great couple. I see good things for the US. And, he believes in human rights, too:

Barack Obama comments on how he wants to stop torturing detainees and close down Guantanamo.

http://www.entertonement.com/clips/42775/I-intend-to-close-Guantanamo

HOW GREAT THEY ARE TOGETHER FOR 16 YEARS I LOVE THEM WE ALL KNOW THERE IS NO PERFECT RELATIONSHIP,I DO KNOW THAT THE OBAMAS HAVE SURVIVE THE MOST RACISTS AND HATEFUL ELECTION I HAVE EVER WITNESS. THEY TRYED TO DESTROY HIS WIFE MICHELLE THE RIGHT WING "HANNITY AND HIS TRIBE AND ALL OF THOSE HATER OF FAIR AND BALANCE " THAT THEY WOULDN'T KNOW IF IT HIT THEM THEIR ASSES.BUT THEIR LOVE GAVE THEM THE COURAGE TO GO ON I HONOR THEM I DON'T IF I COULD HAVE I WOULD HAVE BEEN FILL WITH HATE AND DISGUST . A LOT US JUST WATCHED AND SAID NOTHING AND DIDN'T GO TO THEIR SIDE TO HELP THEM FOR THAT I AM SORRY BUT THOSE THAT DID I THANK YOU. BUT ON NOV4 2008 54% OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE SAID YES WE CAN AND THEY DID 364 EL ALL OVER THE MAP OF AMERICA SAID YES AND YES WE DID SO TO THE OBAMAS FAMILY I WILL BE TOASTING TO YOU AND YOURS ON JANUARY 20,2009 MY YOUNGEST DAUGTHER BIRTHDAY WHO TURNS 30 WILL BE OUT OF THE COUNTRY IN INDIA BECAUSE HER JOB IS MOVING THERE. I WILL CRY FOR HER AND REJOICES FOR YOU AS OUR NEW PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WHEN SHE COMES HOME YOU WILL BE LIVING IN THE WHITE HOUSE WITH MICHELLE AND YOUR LOVELY MOTHER IN LAW JUST AS SWEET AS SHE CAN BE AND THOSE CUTE AS A BUTTON DARLING DAUGHTERS. GOD BLESS YOU AND I WILL BE PRAY FOR YOU .GOD BLESS AMERICA.

The biggest liability to Barack might be Michelle. She is degrading and
snips at him. With all her degrees and such she is acting pretty
stupid to treat him this way. If she needs to be so controlling, why doesn't she wait to do it in private. I hope she doen't undermine
his respect with the country. He looked irritated when she
japped him. Is she so unaware that she doesn't know this is happening?
We are all for equal rights, Michelle, but as a woman you don't have
to dominate and slight a man to know you yourself have self worth. Please don't undermine this great man's position that we are all so hopeful about.

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