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never cry wolf Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-04-07 01:57 PM
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11. After listening to Rev. Lowery and that Bishop speak
I still have a change of accent/drawl... and I'm a suburban white guy from Illinois.
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  -Obama Speaking on CNN from Selma... Infinite Hope  Mar-04-07 12:35 PM   #0 
  - I noticed the same thing. n/t  Island Blue   Mar-04-07 12:39 PM   #1 
  - I love Obama, but changing drawls on a dime seems like a Bush trait.  tridim   Mar-04-07 12:44 PM   #2 
  - he was asked about this in an interview on NPR last week  jg82567   Mar-04-07 12:49 PM   #3 
  - Fantastic & HONEST response from Obama. Case closed. n/t  Dr Fate   Mar-05-07 05:20 PM   #21 
  - Hillary on now and oh how southern can you get?!  lyonn   Mar-04-07 12:56 PM   #4 
  - It's better than * sportin' his cowboy hat or stuffing his codpiece & landing a fighter jet  tblue   Mar-04-07 12:57 PM   #5 
  - Who criticized?  Infinite Hope   Mar-04-07 01:13 PM   #8 
     - Who assumed conspiratory intent?  tblue   Mar-04-07 02:30 PM   #14 
        - You have a right to say it sounds a certain way, but the fact is it wasn't criticism.  Infinite Hope   Mar-04-07 02:37 PM   #15 
           - It doesn't seem right to me for someone to post something and then tell people to take their  tblue   Mar-05-07 08:08 PM   #23 
  - My speech changes when I talk to southern people.  Connie_Corleone   Mar-04-07 01:01 PM   #6 
  - Sen. Obama certainly speaks with clarity and authority.  EST   Mar-04-07 01:03 PM   #7 
  - It is called "call and response"  Perky   Mar-04-07 01:22 PM   #9 
  - That isn't what I was referring to. I was specifically talking of the accents.  Infinite Hope   Mar-04-07 01:35 PM   #10 
  - After listening to Rev. Lowery and that Bishop speak  never cry wolf   Mar-04-07 01:57 PM   #11 
  - It bothered me a little  aint_no_life_nowhere   Mar-04-07 01:57 PM   #12 
  - Not only was he in a church, this was all part of the service.  never cry wolf   Mar-04-07 02:14 PM   #13 
     - I think I mentioned that it was in church and in front of preachers  aint_no_life_nowhere   Mar-04-07 03:26 PM   #18 
  - He was raised by midwesterners  loyalsister   Mar-04-07 02:45 PM   #16 
  - "Rural midwestern is pretty tough to distinguish from southern."  Infinite Hope   Mar-04-07 02:51 PM   #17 
  - Thanks for the post....I noticed what you say in Obama's speech  KoKo01   Mar-04-07 04:36 PM   #19 
  - Kick!  KoKo01   Mar-05-07 05:13 PM   #20 
  - I purposely thickened my Southern accent when I raised money for the DNC & Kerry.  Dr Fate   Mar-05-07 05:24 PM   #22 
 

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