When the CEO of Google turned the microphone over to his employees after Barack Obama discussed his tech agenda, one worker who said he had voted for several losing Democratic presidential candidates got right to the point.
"I'm tired of losing," he said to laughter, adding that he wanted to know whether Obama would demonstrate the political acumen of former President Clinton or the comparative weakness of former Vice President Al Gore and Sen. John Kerry.
"What have you learned from Clinton that is going to make you win?" the man asked. "What have you learned from Gore and Kerry and all those guys that you're going to avoid, so that history doesn't recur?"