Quote of the Day: Beyoncé on Obama’s Win

“I’m there. I can’t wait. I feel like all of us, we’re ready to do whatever we have to do. Whatever they want—if they need me to volunteer, they need me to sing, I’m there, and I’m ready. I’ve never been so patriotic! I’m just beyond excited.”

–Beyoncé tells The Associated Press the day after Barack Obama’s historic win as the nation’s first elected black president. The 27-year-old also showed her respect for Senator John McCain adding, “McCain’s speech was so classy.”