I've always been quick to pick on the French, but sometimes they really hit the nail on the head. I was excited to see Obama win, but I wasn't really emotional about it. This guy on Charlie Rose changed that. It took a French guy to make me proud to be an American again. Just listening to him gave me chills. Fast forward to 13:10 and just listen to him. live coverage of the 2008 election Another quote from this guy: "Rosa Parks sat in order for Martin Luther King to walk in order for Barak Obama to run in order for the American people to fly."