Saturday, August 23, 2008

Obama picks Biden as VP

Well Obama finally picked his VP, Senator Joseph Biden of Delaware. Before a vast crowd spilling out from the front of the Old State Capitol, Obama said Biden was "what many others pretend to be — a statesman with sound judgment who doesn't have to hide behind bluster to keep America strong."

The 65-year-old congressional veteran emerged as Obama's choice after a secretive selection process that reviewed at least a half-dozen contenders — but evidently not Hillary Rodham Clinton, the former first lady who was Obama's tenacious rival across the primaries and caucuses of winter and spring.

Read more at Yahoo News....

3 comments:

briefs said...

If this is the best the Obama has to offer, from a lengthy process of vetting a dozen candidates, it may just show how vapid his thinking is. Will we see a dozen washington insiders in his proposed cabinet too? How much change does he really offer if his entire team is looking like Washington DC?

prayeramedic said...

AMEN. Change? My buttocks...

prayeramedic said...

P.S. I'm redirecting all my McCain angst towards Obama. I still distrust McCain, but I'd rather have fascism than socialism.