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stillcool Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-08-08 10:14 PM
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7. My husband has often reminded..
me of the fine line Jackie Robinson had to walk, to accomplish what he did. Being great is not good enough to walk that line and pass the bar.
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  -Follow-up to Frenchie*: Barack Obama and Jackie Robinson EffieBlack  Sep-08-08 08:44 PM   #0 
  - best damned candidate ever  sad_one   Sep-08-08 08:47 PM   #1 
  - Precisely! I am glad to see that people are starting to understand..  RoccoR5955   Sep-08-08 08:52 PM   #2 
  - Exactly!  EffieBlack   Sep-08-08 09:51 PM   #3 
  - I agree, Obama is one of the best candidates ever. On the other hand baseball had rules...  Bread and Circus   Sep-08-08 09:56 PM   #4 
  - "It's time to stop singing and start swinging!" - Malcolm X. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Sep-08-08 09:57 PM   #5 
  - Very nice post with excellent insight. nt  LonelyLRLiberal   Sep-08-08 10:07 PM   #6 
  - Thanks!  EffieBlack   Sep-08-08 10:50 PM   #10 
  - My husband has often reminded..  stillcool47   Sep-08-08 10:14 PM   #7 
  - Crikey. Stop already  JoFerret   Sep-08-08 10:33 PM   #8 
  - Love that post Effie  sandnsea   Sep-08-08 10:34 PM   #9 
  - I find that what Obama offers in temperament and why he will win is  FrenchieCat   Sep-08-08 10:54 PM   #11 
  - One of Jackie Robinson's teammates chewed out a racist opponent  StopThePendulum   Sep-08-08 11:19 PM   #12 

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