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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:42 PM

 

OMFG!!! Hawaii has elected the first Buddhist US Senator!!!!!!

GO HAWAII!!

Amid all the election excitement of last night, here’s one result that you may have missed: the U.S. has elected its first Buddhist senator. Mazie Hirono, a Democrat, beat Republican challenger Linda Lingle to become a senator for Hawaii. (Another prominent Buddhist, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, congratulated President Barack Obama on his re-election today and urged Obama to take further steps to address the political situation in Tibet.

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RomneyLies Nov 2012 OP
hlthe2b Nov 2012 #1
codjh9 Nov 2012 #2
Angry Dragon Nov 2012 #3
silverweb Nov 2012 #4
octoberlib Nov 2012 #5
libdem4life Nov 2012 #6
valerief Nov 2012 #7
ProudProgressiveNow Nov 2012 #8
Kber Nov 2012 #9
KauaiK Nov 2012 #10

Response to RomneyLies (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:43 PM

1. First female Senator for Hawaii... Great that she's Buddhist, but I do think that is the "lede"

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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:43 PM

2. Awesome - thanks.

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Response to RomneyLies (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:44 PM

3. The republicans were right, they are trying to take over the country

To the walls, ready the torches, fix bayonets

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Response to RomneyLies (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:46 PM

4. Good news!

The more diversity, the better.

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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:47 PM

5. Wonderful! nt

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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:48 PM

6. Don't forget the Hindu Congresswoman ...Yea, Tulsi Gabbard

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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:48 PM

7. Muy zen!!!! Way cool. nt

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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 07:49 PM

8. Great news...

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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 09:07 PM

9. Cool!

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Response to RomneyLies (Original post)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 12:49 AM

10. I am so proud to Mazie and Tulsi representing me in Congress!!!

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