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    I don't think the Kennedy's will help.  After Obama got Teddy's endorsement, my mother and I were talking on the phone and she told me that the consensus in her office is that Teddy endorsed Obama because he's an empty suit.  They think Teddy wants to be a puppet-master.

    Now I don't believe that.  But the thing you have to remember is that these blue-collar workers in the rust belt are angry and cynical.  They want solutions.  They want a fighter.  They want an advocate.  They aren't buying the hope and change message.

    Barack Obama knows these people.  I read that he worked with industrial workers in Chicago who lost their jobs.  He knows how to speak to them, but he's not doing it right now.

    Together, we will turn promises into action, words into solutions and hope into reality. Hillary Clinton for President

    by psychodrew on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 07:10:29 PM PDT

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