1. Anyone boasting he is a patriot is a phoney. Real patriots don't boast about it;Jacques, you have no idea what a true patriot is Here are the words of an anti-patriot.
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A patriot is someone who feels a strong support for his or her country.
2. Had you been Michelle Obama, and so surprised and delighted was she with the support, you would've said the exact same thing. I don't know how it is to grow up as a black person, even more a woman, but I suspect it's not easy. What she said was a compliment to her country. But I doubt you'll ever understand that.
To succeed, a woman has to try twice as hard. To succeeds, a black woman has to try 4 times as hard. And be smarter than the average person. Fortunately for her, that last part she possessed.