David Warren accidentally hits on great t-shirt idea:
‘People of Berlin, people of the world, this is our moment. This is our time.”
That is what Barack Obama said, to a crowd of a couple hundred thousand, on Thursday, after stepping out of his spaceship in Germany. From where? From Amerika, we understand.
The very next sentence: “I know my country has not perfected itself.”
But Obama’s transition team is only beginning its work. America might be fixed during his first week in office. And then, Europe can be fixed.
Truth to tell, I was listening for, “Klaatu barada nikto” — for an assurance that the earth would not be destroyed…
UPDATE the First:
Loyal reader MA sends this in, with a note…
Excellent work, and probably impossible to top.