Kamala Harris made history on Wednesday (IST Thursday) being sworn in as the first African-American and Asian-American vice president of the United States. Harris – originally from Oakland – was honored by the Golden State Warriors. The team sent the new US vice president a personalized jersey, which she can now hang in her office.
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The Warriors paid tribute to Harris with a video they released, which featured star Steph Curry and Harris herself. The main video follows a young girl nearby, who wears a large “Oakland Forever” swimsuit. The Warriors wore this City Edition uniform in their 121-99 win over the San Antonio Spurs.
The girl in the video was walking around town, where Harris’ speech was played in snippets in the background. Later, Curry and Harris are seen with the special jersey the team sent Harris. “In Kamala, legendary vice president, Bay Area to DC,” the team wrote. Steph Curry also signed the jersey.
“Madam Vice President, I’m not saying you have to put this in your office at the White House, but it would probably be a good idea,” the three-time NBA champion said in the video. “. We root you and support you all the way. “
“I am so proud to be a girl from Oakland, Calif.,” Harris said in the speech. She adds that every little girl who watches should know that America will be a land of possibilities.
“To the children of our country, regardless of your gender, our country has sent you a clear message: Dream with ambition, lead with conviction, and see yourself in a way that others cannot – simply because they cannot. have never seen it before. “
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Is Kamala Harris a fan of the Warriors?
Growing up in Oakland, Harris is a lifelong Warriors fan. “It means so much to me,” she said in the video, stating that she will certainly display the gift with pride, “I can’t thank you enough, and you always bring me so much joy and pride. as a daughter of Oakland. “
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Do fans like the Kamala Harris Warriors jersey?
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– Yuan0808le large (@ hbaq5u) January 20, 2021
MVP (Madame Vice President) indeed has a beautiful sound!
– Takashi K (@ sakurasumire1) January 20, 2021
It was so beautiful! I didn’t think I would be a whiny mess until this afternoon. My favorite team 💙💛 and my Soror 💕💚! It’s going to be awesome ! MVP
– IVY (@ pearls1980) January 20, 2021
Madame VP is the A VP (Valuable Player)
– Prince Uwafiokun (@psobakpee) January 20, 2021
I don’t even like basketball, but it made me cry.
Congratulations USA on your first Madame VP!
The world is watching.
– Alberto Freitas 🙋♂️VEM VACINA! (@Dr_Gineco) January 20, 2021
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