VIEWPOINT: Obama's utopianism grows tiresome
Published 07/26/2008, Grand Forks Herald
Obama speeches almost always have the same narrative arc. Some problem threatens. The odds are against the forces of righteousness. But then people of good faith unite and walls come tumbling down. Obama used the word “walls” 16 times in the Berlin speech, and in 11 of those cases, he was talking about walls coming down.Word count: 756
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