Today I redeemed some "Pepsi Points" on Amazon.com to get the mp3 of the 90s song "Right Here, Right Now," by Jesus Jones. After not hearing the song in a long time, I poked a little fun of its reference of the transition between the 1980s and the 1990s. Then I realized that the song could also be applied to what happened yesterday:
Quickly - someone edit a montage of Election Day footage with this song! You'll get tons of YouTube hits!
Speaking of yesterday's and today's celebrations around this country and around the world for President-elect Obama - the optimism reminds me of the Galactic celebration at the end of Return of the Jedi:
And this was after Lando Calrissian and/or Wedge Antilles blew up the second Death Star. So I found a funny video embedded at Rama's SCREEN, a Funny or Die video with Billy Dee Williams reprising his role as Lando Calrissian:
Good times. I can't wait until January 20th, America!