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2008, 2012 –whatever

Take out 10% of the lines, less perhaps and it could be a post-primary victory speech. And the opening of 2012. But she ever-so gently skips over anything particular to Barack Obama. Democrats are good, and Bill Clinton is good. What is missing? Any personal validation of Obama himself. Let him do it himself, she no doubt believes. Uh oh — some boos for Joe Biden as VP? Ah well, they don’t have to like it, do they?