After 16 years of divisive wedge politics and trickle down economics, the people of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts are clearly yearning for something and someone different. They want hope, and the promise for a better future for their families. They are tired of seeing the world through the rose colored glasses of race and are willing to give an outsider a try at steering the ship of state. It’s about time because Massachusetts is a mess. Its high cost of living and deteriorating schools and infrastructure need an overhaul. As Deval Patrick stands on the precipice of what seemed to many an impossible dream, listen for yourself to hear what has the electorate of Massachusetts so captivated.