The current voting rights issue is a coordinated attempt by a political party to fix the result of a presidential election by restricting the opportunities of members of the opposition party's constituency -- most notably blacks -- to exercise a Constitutional right.
How exactly would I introduce myself to that old guy, on oxygen, asleep in his chair on his front porch in the middle of the morning? "Hi, I'm Charlie Murray's grandson, and I'm supporting Barack Obama for president ... "
The Bush catastrophe is now winding down, exceeding all expectations for disaster. But if Barack Obama allows history to repeat itself yet again in 2008, this nation will plunge even deeper into the depths.