[_] Obama Obama Obama!
underscore at andykisaragi.co.uk
Thu Nov 6 15:07:12 GMT 2008
that's 49% of Americans who voted - think the turnout was about 60%, which means 70% of Americans did not vote for Bush. I can understand why those 40% didn't turn out too... as South Park put it at the time... "let's get out and vote, let's make our voices heard... we've been given the right to choose between a douche and a turd!" On 6 Nov 2008, at 14:53, Lisa Rex wrote: > Please don't forget that 49% of Americans did NOT vote for Bush in the > 2004 election. That's still a lot of people. :-) > > I'm taken aback by my fellow Americans who feel they can be proud to > be American 'again'. In the last 8 years, several of my fellow expats > have felt the need to downplay or outright lie about their nationality > ("Yeah....I'm Canadian....!") for fear of getting some loudmouth > expressing their views of the Bush administration in a heated manner > in their face. It's so sad that we stopped being proud of our American > nationality. For the record, I've never been un-proud. America was and > is a great place. Yes, it has it's problems, but doesn't everywhere? > > Here's to Obama and his soon-to-be team - may they be awesome. Roll on > January 20th! > > > Lisa > > -- > underscore_ list info/archive -> http://www.under-score.org.uk/ > mailman/listinfo/underscore