An acceptance speech needs to do a lot of business in a relatively short amount of time, and the danger in a speech about everything is that it becomes a speech about a paint-by-poll-numbers checklist of issues, cheesy slogans, and born-in-the-middle-of-middle-class-America biographical clichés.
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