We watched the evening news and discussed it as a family. The television was on non-stop for the Kennedy Funeral and the Watergate hearings. My dad always said, America is not perfect, but we're willing to air our dirty laundry. He said, "the Republican Party is the party of the rich. We all knew we were not rich.
There is so much more I could share about my amazing dad, but I won't bore you. When he was 89 he still walked a couple of miles every day. In 2008, he walked past an Obama for President rally in our town and he applauded the people at the rally. They urged him to join them and he held an Obama sign for about 1/2 an hour.
Today, I'm holding up that sign, and I ask every one of you who read this diary to hold a sign somewhere to support Democrats and our President and move this country forward.
Donate to Obama here.
Peace and love,