And quite convincingly!
Shouldn't get too excited because...
A. Some rightwing conspiracy nut will probably knock him off within 6 months anyway
B. Remember how excited we all where wehn Blair was elected. Finally got rid of the Tories the world was going to be such a better place - and look how that turned out!
Anyway there is no doubt he is going to be a vast improvement.
It's so pathetic to watch Bush congratulate him, like a spoilt, petulant child who has bullied the whole class and smashed all their toys trying to suck up to the new kid - horrible, horrible man.