Wednesday, June 26, 2013

50 years ago today

John F. Kennedy was a charming man.

Even the most contentious of his political enemies would easily admit that.

In 1963, when he gave this speech, Kennedy was the most powerful man in the world.

He had an easygoing, graceful style but still maintained the ability to laugh at himself.

It was something that Americans -- and the world -- loved about him.