Finally, something different. Obama is challenging our expectations of a “say everything, do nothing” US government. It’s still early days, and he’s getting alot of media coverage that a long-term president might not, but it doesn’t change the fact that he’s doing things, and keeping promises

Green light for US stem cell work – BBC news

Obama orders Guantanamo closure – BBC news

Obama aims for oil independence – BBC news

Obama reaches out to Muslim world – BBC news

Obama’s priorities for 2009 – BBC news