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Most people on this website know that I am a fervent Barack Obama supporter, so needless to say that I was pleased with his landslide victory this evening. But that's not what this Статья is about. I am not going to go on and on about how happy I am that Obama won, или what I think that means for this country. Instead, I am going to remember the ride that we took to get here, take a look at some Популярное (or unpopular) propositions in Washington and California, and Комментарий on the speeches delivered by both Barack Obama and John McCain on election night.

First of all, I have to ask the question......
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Hi, my name is Carly. If Ты don't know me, I'm a very political person. I just wanted to do my little bit on Fanpop and Опубликовать my own PSA on why Ты need to vote in the upcoming election.

If Ты turn eighteen years old on November 4th, 2008, then Ты better be celebrating your birthday in your assigned polling place, или at least have sent in your absentee ballot by then. By now, everyone should have registered to vote. Most states no longer allow any further alterations to their registration information for this election. I'm sorry, maybe I should have written this soapbox a месяц ago, but...
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posted by MajorDork74
PRIME MINISTER JOHN HOWARD of Australia!

Muslims who want to live under Islamic Sharia law were told back in February to leave Australia, as the government targeted radicals in a bid to head off potential terrorist attacks.
Separately, Howard angered some Australian Muslims, at that time, by saying he supported spy agencies monitoring the nation’s mosques.
QUOTE: “Immigrants, not Australians, must adapt! TAKE IT или LEAVE IT! I am tired of this nation worrying about whether we are offending some individual или their culture. Since the terrorist attacks on Bali, we have experienced a surge of...
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posted by MajorDork74
This comes in 3 parts:

Part 1:
In just one year. Remember the election in 2006?
Thought Ты might like to read the following:
Two short years ago

1) Consumer confidence stood at a 2 1/2 год high;
2) Regular gasoline sold for $2.19 a gallon;
3) The unemployment rate was 4.5%.

Since voting in a Democratic Congress in 2006 we have seen

1) Consumer confidence plummet;
2) The cost of regular gasoline soar to over $3.50 a
gallon;
3) Unemployment is up to 5% (a 10% increase);
4) American households have seen $2.3 trillion in equity
value evaporate (stock and mutual fund losses);
5) Americans have...
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