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Illinois State Society Inaugural Gala; Obama plans pending

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WASHINGTON--For all those asking me...no official inaugural balls have been announced; the Obama team has not made public inauguration plans yet....coming soon..Click here for info on the Illinois State Society Inaugural gala.

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Michael Moore's appearance on CNN last night with Larry King is illustrative.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0bbOZ-nkJs&NR=1

No bailout unless we OWN the company and we MUST put the management team out on their butts and confiscate their assets--their private jets, all the patents they have sat upon which built this national, this world crisis.

We'd better see beans and rice at the inaugural.
Seriously. Times are tough. People can understand not putting the kids in public schools for security reasons and all the nutcases out there with guns.
But a fancy pants inaugural will NOT go over well.

*****PEACE SONG FOR AMERICA*****POP REGGAE*****

ON YouTube: "PEACE, HOPE, PROSPERITY”~
PLAYERS FR BOB MARLEY, JIMMY CLIFF****

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksMza_CgcWs

ENJOY DE PEACE VIBE!
PLEASE PASS ON THE YouTube URL

CHELLE C. & DE PAPA RASS C BAND, LOS ANGELES
***FEATURING SELAH GOSPEL CHOIR OF PASADENA, CA

Words & Music By Rachelle Cano
ASCAP copyright 2008--2-18-08 at Yale University-New Haven, CT
srcano@aol.com--Los Angeles, CA USA


"Peace, Hope Prosperity"


Come together sons and daughters

Now’s the time to stand up for this country you love

If you’re a father, like I’m a mother

I will not leave my child the weight of war and despair


Come together all my brothers

Now’s the time to pledge your voices deep from your soul

If you’ve been workin, still it’s not workin

There’s got to be a way to break outta the mold


Peace, Hope Prosperity

No more inequalities

It’s all just too discouraging

To think we’d leave behind such broken dreams

We should respect our elders’ dreams


That all people in this nation

Should be free from all damnation

Live as one, we’re not as different as we seem

We all need love, friends- family


Come together all my sisters

Now’s the time to stand up for those babies you love

If you’re a mother, like I’m a mother

I will not leave the ones I love there out on the street


But what’s a son to do when he ain’t got no money?

His job’s been stolen by a thief in the night ‘n then shipped overseas

His wife and kids go hungry, tensions are risin

Tell me, is this supposed to be the American Dream?


Peace, Hope, Prosperity

Will bring us closer to our dreams

There’s got to be a better way to see some

Common ground when minds are free

We should protect our childrens' dreams


Let all people in this nation

Seek their goals and aspirations

Let the legacy for generations be

There’s no surrender-just BELIEVE

We should respect our own beliefs


Bridge- Gospel Choir


Maybe reason or compassion will arise

and cause us to love our own neighbor as thy self and take pride

We must honor those before us, hear their cries

Leave the world better than we found it on the day that we die

Each new generation has been cherished onto

The least we can do for our children is come through

this darkness~

leaving behind the gifts our fathers gave us


Peace, Hope, Prosperity

Let’s leave this country what it’s been

A field of hopes and dreams for men and women

To fulfill their destinies

We should respect each other's dreams


Peace, Hope Prosperity

There’s no room for disbelief

We must believe that we can make a change

One that can save humanity

We should respect the future’s dreams

CHANT OUT

WE BELIEVE IN HIM
YES, OBAMA CAN
ALL TOGETHER,
WE CAN MAKE A CHANGE
YES WE CAN, YES WE CAN, YES WE CAN, CHANGE CHANGE~
YES WE CAN, YES WE CAN, YES WE CAN, CHANGE CHANGE~
WE CAN MAKE A CHANGE~ TODAY!

LIKE ED SULLIVAN SAID, IT'S GOING TO BE A REALLY
BIG SHOW!
YOU CAN EAT BEANS AND RICE, THAT IS NOT WHAT THE
44TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES WILL EAT!
DON'T EVER SAY SOMETHING LIKE THAT AGAIN, ARE YOU
RELATED TO FUZZY ZOELLER, HE MADE A REMARK LIKE
THAT WHEN TIGER WOODS WON THE MASTERS, HE SAID
MAYBE THEY WILL HAVE FRIED CHICKEN NEXT YEAR AT
THE DINNER!
YOU MUST REMAIN DIGNIFIED AT ALL TIMES, IF YOU
THINK THERE WILL NOT BE A DIGNIFIED MENU AT THE
GALA YOU ARE OUT OF YOUR MIND!
AN INAGURATION COMES EVERY 4 YEARS, WATCH AND
ENJOY!
YOU WON'T BE THERE ANYWAY!
STOP WATCHING FOX NEWS AND DON'T BLOG FOR A WEEK!
I DON'T WANT TO SEE YOU AT THE INAGURATION!

Shouting Phil, I don't watch Fox News. Did you KNOW that the Roosevelts, during a similar inauguration scenario, served modest food as a SIGNAL they were with the common folks?
I didn't say Beans and Rice. I said Beans and Weanies. It wasn't a race comment.
I don't think it's seemly for someone who has made comments to blogs as if they are part of the Obama campaign to introduce race into this, let alone THREATEN fellow comment writers "...don't blog for a week!..." "...I don't want to see you...(etc)."
It's about the economy, not race. It never was for most of us.

STOP USING MY NAME IN YOUR BLOGS AS WELL, YOU
WON'T ADMIT YOU WERE WRONG, MAN UP OR WOMAN UP,
WHICH EVER ONE YOU ARE!
THE FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN PRESIDENT AND NOW YOU
WANT BEANS AND WEANIES, TERRIBLE, YOU REALLY PUT
YOUR FOOT IN YOUR MOUTH ONCE AGAIN!
SO EITHER YOU ARE RELATED TO FUZZY ZOELLER OR YOU
AREN'T, WHICH IS IT?
LIKE I SAID YOU WON'T BE THERE ANYWAY!
I KNOW YOU THINK I AM SHOUTING BUT I'M NOT, I
BLOG IN CAPS, AND THAT'S WHAT I DO!
PRESIDENT OBAMA IS GOING TO REPAIR THE ECONOMY!
DON'T TRY TO THROW A ROCK AND THEN HIDE YOUR HAND,
IT DOESN'T PLAY WITH ME!
IN THE FUTURE BE VERY CAREFUL WITH YOUR WORDS,
STUPIDITY WON'T BE TOLERATED!
IF YOU WANT TO BE A COMEDIAN GO ON TOUR!
AND YOU DIDN'T SAY WEANIES!
I DON'T WANT TO SEE YOU AT THE INAGURATION!

Aren't we all on the same team?

"IN THE FUTURE BE VERY CAREFUL WITH YOUR WORDS,
STUPIDITY WON'T BE TOLERATED!"

The point I was trying to make is: Neither FDR in 1945 nor Wilson in 1917 attended galas after the inauguration ceremony.

And one more thing, you who must not be named--Blogger comments are like the new pamphleteers, per Elizabeth Edwards. How else can we little people speak truth to power--even the power we vote for?
Fuzzy Zoeller? The golfer? No, not related, sorry. As Carlin said, "It's an evil game!"

NOW YOU WANT TO BE ON THE TEAM!
PRESIDENT-ELECT OBAMA HASN'T TAKE OFFICE YET AND
YOU HAVE ALREADY MADE OUT THE MENU!
THIS ISN'T 45 OR 17, DON'T PUT LIMITS ON THE WHAT
HE DOES AFTER HE IS INAGURATED, IF HE DOES WHAT
YOU WANT HIM TO, IT'S LIKE SAYING THERE IS NO
HOPE FOR THE COUNTRY, THERE IS HOPE!
THAT'S WHY YOU GUYS DON'T USE YOUR NAMES, BECAUSE
YOU ARE PART TIME BLOGGERS ANYWAY!
USE YOUR GOD GIVEN NAME, SHAME THE DEVIL OR GO
TO CHURCH, BUT USE YOUR NAME, I KNOW YOU ARE
PROUD OF YOUR NAME!
YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU WERE TRYING TO SAY, BUT
I DO, YOU ARE TRYING TO PUT LIMITS ON THE MAN,
BUT YOU AREN'T RUNNING ANYTHING!
YOU HAVE A DIFFERENT STORY EVERYTIME!
THE LEADER OF THE FREE WORLD EATING A BOX LUNCH
AT HIS INAGURATION, AIN'T THAT A KICK IN THE
HEAD!
I GUESS YOU WANT HIS DAUGHTERS TO EAT A HAPPY
MEAL AT THE GALA!
SEE HOW STUPID ALL OF THIS SOUNDS!
JUST ENJOY THE MOMENT, AND WATCH THE COUNTRY
REBOUND, THE PRESIDENT-ELECT KNOWS WHAT HE IS
GOING TO DO!
THE 44TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA, THE MAN WHO WORKED HIS FINGERS TO THE
BONE TO FIX A COUNTRY RUINED BY A REPUBLICAN!

Phil, please!
Stop the adhominem attacks on a fellow citizen blog commenter.
Stop saying that we cannot give ADVICE to the person we donated to, made calls for, traveled for, etc..
Of course you and I aren't running anything. We can, however, advise the oligarchy we supported as to what we think might go over well, not go over well.
Trying to intimidate me will not work.
We cannot use our names, because when we disagreed with YOU our phone trunks, were cut, we got wierd visits from out of town magazine sellers, etc..
I don't like the tone of the continued attack from Phil on this. Did it come from
Rahm?
http://www.nbc.com/Saturday_Night_Live/video/clips
/web-exclusive-rahm-emmanuel/848721/
Progressives need to stay vigilant!
http://www.thenation.com/blogs/edcut/385749

Actually, Shouting Phil, the repeal of Glass Steigall was signed by BILL Clinton. And Obama's surrounded himself with REALLY conservative money folks. So, go figure.

WELL NOW YOU CAN'T SAY HE HASN'T REACHED ACROSS
THE AISLE!
THE POINT IS THAT THEY ARE PROFESSIONAL PEOPLE
WE CERTAINLY DIDN'T WANT JOE I WANT TO BE A
PLUMBER AS A CABINET MEMBER DO WE?
SHOUT ON THAT ONE!
AND THAT'S MR. SHOUTING PHIL TO YOU!
YOU CAN TAKE A HORSE TO WATER, YOU JUST CAN'T
MAKE HIM DRINK!
5 MILLION EXPECTED AT THE INAGURATION!

Mr. Shouting Phil--You wanted me to shout, so here goes---
I DON'T WANT SOMEONE TO REACH ACROSS THE AISLE TO THE LIKES OF JOHN (I BOMBED CIVILIANS) MCSAME OR JOE (I LOVE AIPAC) LIEBERMANN!
But we were talking about the ECONOMY and Obama's very disappointing appointments of the VERY PEOPLE who caused the financial mess we're in (and I haven't even gotten to Rahm Emmanual--but SNL did--online:
http://www.nbc.com/Saturday_Night_Live/video/clips
/web-exclusive-rahm-emmanuel/848721/ ).
But SUMMERS!
http://www.thenation.com/doc/20081124/ames

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