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Victory !

Obama makes history .
Yes, the name 'Barack Obama' was a sure attraction as it sounded really different and when this name was resonated amidst the bush and pains it really was an eye catcher .. hmm ear catcher ..

This victory is in many ways a sense of relief as Bush has been causing too much of pain ... :D Though i dont prefer politics be it world or regional , i did happen to watch one of his speeches and yes it did really sound as words from a charismatic leader.
Obama is now the 44th president and 1st African American president and this for sure is amazing change that the world requires.
Not that being an African American could make a lot difference , the difference is made by the persona , the person himself.

The crisis now the world faces with stringent financial gates and lots of happenings that could possibly be handled better by someone like Obama , at least from the election campaigns that he conducted it was interesting to watch him.
Surely time would be the answer for all this and what India has to gain with this change is lot more to answer right now it is certain that India would be a part of the growing economy in the world for India would be a super power soon .. Super power in the making ! ;) well yes , lots to reform , lots to progress but for certain , we would .

By the way , here is Wishing all the best to Barack Obama and the rest of the world too for , whatever be said , Changes in America does have an impact in the rest of the world countries ..
So cya ! Take care ..


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