And why not? This is a moment. If, through your good work or good fortune, you have actually known Obama before his ascendancy, who wouldn't crow some? Senator Obama has led and been attached to any number of issues and causes that would put him on the same trajectory as activist Oak Parkers.
I know several of those people and I'll bet you do too.
Doesn't hurt that David Axelrod, Obama's top strategist, is a now former but long-time Oak Parker.