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The Great Divider

Ann352 Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 8:10 AM
Thank you Mr. Greenberg. Excellent column, you sum up my thoughts exactly. I cannot even listen to BO anymore without feeling a little nauseous. He never did inspire me to anything but to vote against him.

Dear Critic,

It was wholly a pleasure to hear from you about our president's Second Inaugural address, which you found uplifting, eloquent, enthralling ... while I felt safe in asserting that, well, it wasn't Lincoln's. Surely that fact is beyond dispute.

I do thank you for writing; I learn most from my critics. Sometimes, like you, they pose a good question, as you did.

You noted that I quoted from the great inaugural addresses of the past -- Jefferson's and Lincoln's and FDR's -- in contrast to Barack Obama's. But what about more contemporary presidents, you asked. Can I think of...

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