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Obama fever hits the world

| Thu, November 6 2008 | 10:34 am

PREMIUM After eight years of presidency under George W. Bush, two wars and an economic recession later, the world looked again to the United States as a potential beacon of hope, change and progression with the election of the phenomenally popular African-American senator, Barack Obama, as the new U.S. president. For many it may have been hard to imagine that a black boy born to a Kenyan father and a ...