The Talking Dog

August 30, 2008, American Tune

And so as we ponder Sen. Obama's choice of Senator Joseph Biden, and Sen. McCain's choice of Governor Sarah Palin as their party's prospective Vice-President, consider, from our friend Stephen Truitt, what you hear in this NPR audio segment on the first man known as "The Veep," a term coined by then-eleven-year-old Steve in honor of his grandfather, Alben Barkley, thirty-fifth Vice President of the United States.

Listen through without crying: I dare you.