“It was by no means a bad speech..”

The Daily Telegraph’s US editor, Toby Harnden, on Hearts and Minds last night with a sane reflection on the inauguration [both of them – Ed] of Barack Obama. There was also an interview with a student, Lauren Allison, who had spent the previous summer as an intern on Capitol Hill and travelled to the inauguration – see below the fold. Although others were less [than] impressed with the Purple Tunnel of Doom. [And the “social inequality” – Ed]

Student Lauren Allison on the inauguration