The Corner

Here in California…

the day ends with a note from Andrew Klavan:

Listen, guys, we just peacefully elected the first black president – that’s a beautiful thing, truly.  And God be with him – he’ll need it.  I know it’s unsophisticated to say it and so on, but every now and again, we have to remember…  we could’ve been born Saudis or Kenyans or Chinese…  but we got unbelievably lucky, unbelievably blessed.  When you’re born American, every day should be Thanksgiving.  So on we go.

Peter Robinson — Peter M. Robinson is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution.

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