Congratulations, Mr. Obama!
As McCain said in his concession speech, "The American people have spoken." I was one of those who spoke, and from what I'm seeing on the news, I wasn't the only one. We had a larger voter turnout for this election than at any other time since nineteen oh-eight.
Way to go, America. No matter who you voted for, Republican or Democrat, you got your voice heard. It was absolutely amazing and heartening to see lines forming around corners as people who'd never voted and people who'd always voted went to the polls.
Now all I need to see some day is an Italian American president, preferably female...