Obama: I’m Not Qualified to Run for President
“Don’t tell me words don’t matter”
Remember this remark made by Senator Obama? I will be the first to acknowledge the power of words. As a poet, I know the power words hold – invoking emotions and the senses, to our very core. Words can create images, with impact, imprinted on our brain without the use of pictures.
In late 2004, when asked about whether he would run on a National Ticket in 2008, he said he lacked the experience and ruled it out, saying – “I’m not one of those people.”
So, should we hold Senator Obama at his word? I think so, and that’s why I share with you now, this video clip; where the Senator, himself, states he is not qualified to run as President of the United States: