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Obama: "Fired Up? Ready to go!"
Docs & Non-Fiction (Politics), Other Gems (TV Clip), Viral (Pick-me-ups, Time Capsule)
[ 4:52 - from YouTube ]
Obama ad-libbed this speech the night before the election, which was also the day after his grandmother died. Obama doesn't mention her directly, but the speech is clearly a tribute to the woman who helped rear him, and a profoundly moving vow to live up to her expectations.
eGuider: Gregory Mosher
Director, Producer, Writer, Professor
Gregory Mosher presently serves as Director of the Columbia University Arts Initiative. He is a Tony Award-winning director and producer of nearly two hundred stage productions – at the Lincoln Center and Goodman Theatres, on and off-Broadway, at the Royal National Theatre, and in the West End. He is also a film and television director, producer, and writer.