How times change

Jonathan Schlackman
In 1788 it took a series of 77 thought provoking essays (The Federalist Papers) presented to the public (via newspaper- the dominant media of the time) to sway the American people to adopt a completely new course of government.

In 2008 it took a mere 3 words chanted over and over again: Yes We Can.

In 1788 it took a series of 77 thought provoking essays (The Federalist Papers) presented to the public (via newspaper- the dominant media of the time) to sway the American people to adopt a completely new course of government.

In 2008 it took a mere 3 words chanted over and over again: Yes We Can.