Teddy Kennedy: Videos.

Via elephant journal
on Aug 29, 2009
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Ted Kennedy was a Lion, a great man with a big heart, an imperfect man who famously said that imperfection is no excuse for not going out and serving others. Obama says it best, perhaps, below. A legacy worth reflecting on, particularly as we consider whether, or not, health care is a right, or a privilege.

Worth the watch, some great quotes close to beginning and one at the end.

Conducting the Pops:


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One Response to “Teddy Kennedy: Videos.”

  1. […] Ted Kennedy, the lion of liberalism whose passion for health care for the poor and all Americans was unmatched for decades, passed away some short while ago. At stake—now—is his Senate seat, where Health Care stands to pass because the Democrats have a fool-proof 60 vote majority. But lose even one seat—this seat—and universal health care (what’s left of it, an admittedly imperfect bill that will nevertheless grant coverage to 30 million more Americans who sorely need it, whatever idealistic Progressives and right-eous self-enthusiastic Libertarians say) […]