A Lot Of Firsts Last Night : It's All Politics A lot of firsts in last night's speech by President Obama to a joint session of Congress.
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A Lot Of Firsts Last Night

This would be a Twitter tweet if I could get it down to 140 characters. I failed. But I still think the entire concept is pretty interesting:

Last night, as the first African-American president was addressing a joint session of Congress, sitting behind him was the nation's first Catholic vice president and the first female speaker of the House.

The Republican response was given by the nation's first Indian-American governor.

Today, the first African-American president nominated as his commerce secretary the nation's first Chinese-American governor.

Just sayin'.