Most of us over the age of..., well let's say most of us, never thought we'd see this day.
But I am somewhat put off by political commentators who claim this to be a great day for African-Americans. Surely, it is a great day for them. And a proud moment for all Americans. But more than that I believe it shows that Americans are just tired of the Washington status quo.
Here is hoping that Mr. Obama is not just another political hack making empty promises.