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Old 10-01-2008, 07:21 PM   #826
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The White House will be a downgrade for McCain.



but, Moser, there's all this History there!!!




thanks! to keep from crying!
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Old 10-01-2008, 08:23 PM   #827
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McCain now has an ad about Rev. Jeremiah Wright.

CNN Political Ticker: All politics, all the time Blog Archive - New ad targeting Obama features connection to Rev. Wright - Blogs from CNN.com

Is this a sign that he has no more cards up his sleeve? Wright is essentially the last grenade in the back pocket. The problem is, it's old-ass news. Does the grenade really have any substantial powder left in it? What's left when this last cheap shot fails?
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Old 10-01-2008, 08:38 PM   #828
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McCain now has an ad about Rev. Jeremiah Wright.

CNN Political Ticker: All politics, all the time Blog Archive - New ad targeting Obama features connection to Rev. Wright � - Blogs from CNN.com

Is this a sign that he has no more cards up his sleeve? Wright is essentially the last grenade in the back pocket. The problem is, it's old-ass news. Does the grenade really have any substantial powder left in it? What's left when this last cheap shot fails?

And this is a surprise?
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RealClearPolitics - Electoral Map

if that /\ Obama 353 / McCain 185


can we say tsunami
without


or do we just call it an "uprising" ?





"This was the moment when the rise of the oceans began to slow and our planet began to heal." -- Barack Obama.
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Someone really likes that photo...
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RealClearPolitics - Electoral Map

if that /\ Obama 353 / McCain 185


can we say tsunami
without


or do we just call it an "uprising" ?










.....sidenote I was there when that photo was taken We got absolutely drenched. By the end of the night my jeans weighed about 10 pounds and I was covered in nasty smelling mud but it was worth it


Continue.


I'm seeing him again this Saturday...this whole swing state phenom is awesome.
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Someone really likes that photo...


perhaps the real reason behind deeps antipathy towards Obama is the fact that he actually has a huge crush on the senator from illinois.
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perhaps the real reason behind deeps antipathy towards Obama is the fact that he actually has a huge crush on the senator from illinois.
Who doesn't?
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sometimes I think I might like it better without the TelePrompTers

sometimes the TelePrompTers give the impression of Moses with the stone (glass) tablets

sometimes I hear James Baldwin saying "Go tell it on the mountain".
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It took them about a half hour to get the damn teleprompter to work on Saturday...and that was after we had been standing out in the heat and then the rain and thunder and lightning. We were an irritable crowd until those two smiling faces of Obama and Biden got up on stage, then everyone forgot about their aching muscles, and the fact that their playlist had looped 5 times, and all 26,000 of us united around them.

To borrow a line from McCain, "My friends," Virginia is changing. I've been handing out absentee ballots to students the last few weeks, and the excitement is unusually high at my school, which is notoriously apathetic. I'll say it here and now: As Virginia goes, so goes the nation.
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Your purple is getting more blue everyday

if Missouri goes blue the E C votes could go to 374 - 174

that's more than a high tide ( tsunami )


oh yeah, and as Virginia (or about 6 other states) goes, so goes the nation.
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but, no, i'm not giddy. i'm cautiously optimistic.
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perhaps the real reason behind deeps antipathy towards Obama is the fact that he actually has a huge crush on the senator from illinois.
Wait till Obama gets a MANdate.
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It took them about a half hour to get the damn teleprompter to work on Saturday.....
why does he need these?
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why does he need these?
McCain or Palin does speeches without them?
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