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The Barack Obama Gives a Thrill Up My Leg Award


“He’s come from a white family and a black family, and he’s married to a black woman, and they’re cool people. They are really cool. They are Jack and Jackie Kennedy when you see them together. They are cool. And they’re great-looking, and they’re cool and they’re young, and they’re — everything seems to be great....He may not win this thing because everybody in America is not going to be in a room with him somewhere. And it doesn’t quite -- It worked with you on TV, but I tell you when you’re in the room, it’s just like one of those things like Hillary Clinton, if you’re in the room you understand what a likable person she is. If you’re in with Obama, you feel the spirit. Moving.”
— MSNBC’s Chris Matthews talking about Democratic candidate Barack Obama on NBC’s Tonight Show, January 16, 2008.

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Senator Barack Obama: “Let’s roll back the Bush tax cuts on the wealthiest Americans, let’s make certain that those resources go to the people who need it....We’re not going to solve it by pretending that issues of poverty and struggle among working families are just going to go away magically because the stock market is going up.”
Moderator Chris Matthews: “So much of what you say just grabs people like me, because it sounds like Bobby Kennedy.”
— Exchange at AFSCME Democratic candidates forum shown live on MSNBC, June 19, 2007.

“Today they gathered by the thousands at American University, sensing a moment of history. John F. Kennedy gave the commencement address here five months before he was shot. And today the audacity of hope had its rendezvous with destiny. The Kennedy clan anointed Barack Obama a son of Camelot.”
— David Wright on ABC’s World News, January 28, 2008.

Award Presenters & Accepters


Master of Ceremonies Cal Thomas
introduced our final presenter, radio
host Mark Levin.

Mark Levin presented the nominees for
the "Barack Obama Gives a Thrill Up
My Leg Award."

Mark Levin introduces Congressman
Mike Pence who Accepts Award in jest.

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