Like millions of other people, around the world, I feel as if I’ve witnessed something historic. I watched the broadcast of President-Elect Obama’s speech to the throngs of people in Grant Park in Chicago (and again, around the world) from a nearby house near False Creek, with people who I don’t know that well, but now with whom I share a common bond of sorts. I took a photo of the television, just as Obama was about to speak to the crowd. I guess this is one of those moments you remember for the rest of your life.
Congratulations, USA. For the first time in a long time, I am proud to be an American. Now, let’s get to work