Barack Obama Returns to State Where 'Fired Up' Began

Democratic candidate Barack Obama returned to Greenwood, S.C. Tuesday, a place that helped shape the tenor of the Illinois senator's campaign when the slogan "fired up, ready to go" was first realized. The small town, tucked into a western corner of the Palmetto State, is home to Edith Childs, a 59-year-old councilwoman and part-time nurse who casually branded a national slogan for a presidential candidate when she first sang those five words. "I was one of 39," she said, recalling the June...Full Story
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