Brody File Producer here with a guest blog from Chicago's Grant Park.
I just had an opportunity to leave the CBN News workspace and walk around the media area. More than 7,500 credentials were handed out to journalists from around the world.
While walking around my crew -- Lionel Harris, Danny McCusker and I saw a number of famous people including radio host Tom Joyner and talk show host Oprah Winfrey.
Take a look at what Oprah had to say about Obama's historic run for the presidency. Tom Joyner weighed in too.
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