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newyorker:


…it’s not too late for him to remind Americans that his life doesn’t make him a Kenyan anti-colonialist, but the rarest kind of example of the promise of America… It’s time for him to tell that story again.

Alex Koppelman on Obama, the lemonade stand, and the American dream: http://nyr.kr/RCMej8

Photograph: Obama Presidential Campaign/AP.

newyorker:

…it’s not too late for him to remind Americans that his life doesn’t make him a Kenyan anti-colonialist, but the rarest kind of example of the promise of America… It’s time for him to tell that story again.

Alex Koppelman on Obama, the lemonade stand, and the American dream: http://nyr.kr/RCMej8


Photograph: Obama Presidential Campaign/AP.


motherjones:

breakingnews:

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly scale French Alps
Reuters: Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords traveled to the French Alps on Monday with her astronaut husband Mark Kelly.
Giffords, still recovering from wounds after being shot last year, was on her first trip outside the United States since the January 2011 shooting.
Photo: Giffords, center, stands with her husband Mark Kelly, right, and mountain guide Vincent Lameyre (Denis Balibouse / Reuters)

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motherjones:

breakingnews:

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly scale French Alps

Reuters: Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords traveled to the French Alps on Monday with her astronaut husband Mark Kelly.

Giffords, still recovering from wounds after being shot last year, was on her first trip outside the United States since the January 2011 shooting.

Photo: Giffords, center, stands with her husband Mark Kelly, right, and mountain guide Vincent Lameyre (Denis Balibouse / Reuters)

Awesome.