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Tue Jul 26, 2016, 04:17 PM

 

Conservatives, liberals and celebrities praise Michelle Obama's speech

Source: cnnWashington (CNN)Politicians across party lines,

Washington (CNN)Politicians across party lines, celebrities and activists praised Michelle Obama for her Democratic National Convention speech, with some saying the remarks "embodied everything that is great about America."
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, who spoke before Obama, praised her speech for its "spirit."

"She spoke from the heart. You felt her energy. You felt her spirit," he said on "New Day."
"I think that what people expected was a speech, but what they really got was a sharing, a convening of spirit. And when she talked about her kids, that really affected me."
Symone Sanders, former national press secretary for the Bernie Sanders campaign, praised Obama's speech for its historical significance.

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Reply Conservatives, liberals and celebrities praise Michelle Obama's speech (Original post)
Photographer Jul 2016 OP
sheshe2 Jul 2016 #1
Phentex Jul 2016 #2
Photographer Jul 2016 #3
JoeOtterbein Jul 2016 #4
Redford Jul 2016 #7
safeinOhio Jul 2016 #5
mobeau69 Jul 2016 #8
Rhiannon12866 Jul 2016 #6
Nihil Jul 2016 #9
Rhiannon12866 Jul 2016 #10
HeartoftheMidwest Jul 2016 #11
Photographer Jul 2016 #12

Response to Photographer (Original post)

Tue Jul 26, 2016, 04:36 PM

1. K&R

Thanks so much for posting. It was a very moving speech, dang I will miss her.

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Response to Photographer (Original post)

Tue Jul 26, 2016, 04:41 PM

2. as would anybody with a soul...

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Response to Phentex (Reply #2)

Tue Jul 26, 2016, 04:46 PM

3. +100

 

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Response to Photographer (Original post)

Tue Jul 26, 2016, 04:57 PM

4. The speech was so great, it will be even good in

the upcoming Mrs. Trump version !

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Response to JoeOtterbein (Reply #4)

Tue Jul 26, 2016, 07:12 PM

7. Very funny

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Response to Photographer (Original post)

Tue Jul 26, 2016, 05:32 PM

5. Even Comrade Trump

Kept his yap shut.

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Response to safeinOhio (Reply #5)

Tue Jul 26, 2016, 07:15 PM

8. They baited the doofus real good

but the pussy knew better than to take that bait. LOL!

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Response to Photographer (Original post)

Tue Jul 26, 2016, 05:50 PM

6. She really is just the best.

We couldn't ask for a better First Lady, she really has everything!

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Response to Rhiannon12866 (Reply #6)

Wed Jul 27, 2016, 04:52 AM

9. She's probably the only one ...

 

... to have had her speech given in both the Democratic AND Republican conferences!

Nice going!

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Response to Nihil (Reply #9)

Wed Jul 27, 2016, 04:57 AM

10. I know!

But she's such a class act that she hasn't weighed in on it, not that it's preventing the rest of us from having a lot of fun!

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Response to Photographer (Original post)

Wed Jul 27, 2016, 09:02 AM

11. She is a natural speaker.

Obama 2020??? Obama 2024?????

That could be a dynasty I could get behind!

( Slightly snarky, but no alert on "p***y" above? Must be all newbies at DU. )

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Response to HeartoftheMidwest (Reply #11)

Wed Jul 27, 2016, 09:09 AM

12. I caught that too.

 

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