And I was just asking what point.  How many Black presidents have we had until this one? Why no women?  Who are we to boast at this point in history?

>>> Kate Troy <[log in to unmask]>01/18/09 3:55 PM >>>
Just making a point, Nancy. 
In a message dated 1/18/2009 2:42:40 P.M. Eastern Standard Time, [log in to unmask] writes:
Whatever point is there in making a joyous event into an opportunity for Podsnappery?
I want to dissociate myself from any such attitude and assure Europeans that it is not a general one.

>>> Kate Troy <[log in to unmask]>01/18/09 2:26 PM >>>
To all of you Europeans who put down America, could you tell me how many Black Prime Ministers or Presidents or Kings or Queens there have been in Europe?
Kate (smoking a cigarette and not afraid that the Paparazzi will take a photo of me smoking)