Comparing Inaugural Addresses

In all honesty, I thought President Obama’s address yesterday was so-so. There were certainly good aspects to it, but then again, look at it in comparison to a couple other rather notable Presidential Inaugural Addresses:

President Barack Obama:

John F. Kennedy’s Address, a Democrat:

Republican Ronald Reagan, a Republican:


One Response to “Comparing Inaugural Addresses”

  1. Dennis Says:

    I thought it was a decent speech but nothing special. If you listened to some of my co-workers they would have you believe that it was the greatest speech ever. It certainly isn’t in the same class as Kennedy’s or Reagan’s first. I’d say that Bush’s second was a lot better than what I saw yesterday. This wasn’t even one of Obama’s best speeches. His convention speech and election night speeech were both much better speeches in humble opinion.

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