Wednesday, January 24, 2007

History


Whether or not you like Nancy Pelosi is irrelevant. The fact is, we witnessed a great moment in American history last night: the delivery of the State of the Union that began with the words "Madame Speaker."

As one of the oldest democracies on the planet and one of the last to see women achieve such high ranks, it's about time.

Here's to women everywhere who are shattering the glass and marble ceilings, including Madeleine Albright, Condaleeza Rice, and Nancy Pelosi, to name but a few.

And here's to the day we have a president who isn't a white guy!