A new era for the Americans, who have come of age. An inspiration to the rest of the world which have doubted America's democratic practice. The American Dream is alive and well for the black and coloured people. The implications of this historic win will wash beyond the shores of America. A Thai citizen ecstatically exclaimed, "What an inspiration. He is the first truly global US president the world has ever had." It would seem that Americans are able to put behind them centuries of racial discrimination. Well, what does this win mean for Malaysia?