Because we've been told for too long that America can't do anything anymore. We can't build anything. We can't solve major environmental problems. We can't deliver healthcare to our citizens. We can't create meaningful alliances with other nations. We can't compete with China.
We can't, we can't, we can't, we can't, we can't.
But we got him.
I'm not sure if it's exactly what candidate Obama had in mind when he first uttered his now famous campaign slogan, but for many, this is the first time in his presidency that those words actually ring true.
Yes we can.