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insane_cratic_gal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-21-04 10:24 PM
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17. Hell, this whole damn nation has operated under an illusion for 2 decades!
We hear ya.. and we all feel your fustration. I've written to 3 public officals (something I never do)

signed my name to any petition I could.

I registered to vote for the first time in my life. And went out used that voice to be heard.

I nagged my neighbhors, I watched people's kids so they could go vote too. I lectured my parents who are reps. (who voted for Kerry in NH btw)

Here's an Idea anyone still got their Kerry Edwards Sign? To protest the fraud of the voting system go get it and put it back up! It will be a refusal to acknowledge Bush.. I'll go one step futher and decorate it with christmas lights!!
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  -As it stands, Democrats will NEVER win another election. Nov 3, 11:10pm IdaBriggs  Nov-21-04 09:25 PM   #0 
  - Thanks!  Generator   Nov-21-04 09:32 PM   #1 
  - Thank you Ida for this update, now go get some much needed  merh   Nov-21-04 09:34 PM   #2 
  - I appreciate everything you are doing...  bloom   Nov-21-04 09:36 PM   #3 
  - Why wait around for a leader to save you?  ohioan   Nov-21-04 09:41 PM   #7 
     - Sorry - I don't think it's too much to expect  bloom   Nov-21-04 09:50 PM   #12 
        - Martin Luther King was not the leader of a political party . . .  ohioan   Nov-21-04 10:04 PM   #14 
        - parties, etc.  bloom   Nov-21-04 10:33 PM   #19 
        - In a perfect world  Donald Ian Rankin   Nov-22-04 12:23 PM   #48 
  - Ida, I'm in Mass, tell me what I can do to help you.  Sydnie   Nov-21-04 09:38 PM   #4 
  - You Go Girl !!  BeFree   Nov-21-04 10:11 PM   #15 
  - Wow.  senseandsensibility   Nov-21-04 09:39 PM   #5 
  - All this news makes me wish that Kerry didn't concede.  politicasista   Nov-21-04 09:40 PM   #6 
     - I wished that while it was happening  senseandsensibility   Nov-21-04 09:45 PM   #11 
  - thank you  whalerider55   Nov-21-04 09:43 PM   #8 
  - Ya nailed it  BeFree   Nov-21-04 09:44 PM   #9 
  - pick your poison  gasperc   Nov-21-04 09:45 PM   #10 
  - Hell, this whole damn nation has operated under an illusion for 2 decades!  Walt Starr   Nov-21-04 09:52 PM   #13 
  - Hell, this whole damn nation has operated under an illusion for 2 decades!  insane_cratic_gal   Nov-21-04 10:24 PM   #17 
  - Good points. One distinction, Al Gore was betrayed by his own party  shance   Nov-21-04 10:18 PM   #16 
  - I agree  Cheswick2.0   Nov-22-04 05:20 AM   #30 
  - It may look that way now and maybe I took off my foil hat ,but I believe  The Wielding Truth   Nov-22-04 06:07 PM   #55 
  - abandon ship - kerry 1st in one lifeboat women and children last.......  msongs   Nov-21-04 10:29 PM   #18 
  - We lost the popular vote by a few million.  Clarkie1   Nov-22-04 01:01 AM   #20 
  - Let's start discussing why more people voted for Bush  Clarkie1   Nov-22-04 01:06 AM   #21 
  - actually I do think there is something wrong with the count. I was  okieinpain   Nov-22-04 01:23 AM   #22 
  - When the undervotes = 0, then we have a major problem.  Virginian   Nov-22-04 10:09 AM   #43 
     - I'm trying to find that page with the results. but to me it was really  okieinpain   Nov-22-04 10:43 AM   #44 
        - 6000 Undervotes is way too many.  Virginian   Nov-22-04 11:40 PM   #56 
  - People do not wait in lines for 8 to 10 hours to vote for more of the same  4democracy   Nov-22-04 01:36 AM   #24 
  - actually the machines won it by a few million  GoPsUx   Nov-22-04 04:18 AM   #27 
  - popular vote is irrelevant; 'lost' electoral vote by 130,000  rman   Nov-22-04 05:22 AM   #31 
  - Election fraud is NOT "escapism" -- its reality.  IdaBriggs   Nov-22-04 09:22 AM   #38 
  - Prove it. If rethugs *could* have stolen it, they would have; and  KnowerOfLogic   Nov-22-04 05:45 PM   #54 
  - I'm getting quite sick of the gloom and doom  LittleClarkie   Nov-22-04 01:24 AM   #23 
  - I hate to disillusion you, but...  IdaBriggs   Nov-22-04 09:32 AM   #39 
     - Trust you -- they gave up  LittleClarkie   Nov-22-04 03:31 PM   #51 
  - I agree with you and I think we need to start with the press.  Cadence   Nov-22-04 01:53 AM   #25 
  - Must get rid of electronic voting machines (BBV)  LaPera   Nov-22-04 04:04 AM   #26 
  - Good Passionate Post Ida Briggs  merkins   Nov-22-04 04:50 AM   #28 
  - the benefits of being independent  Cheswick2.0   Nov-22-04 05:18 AM   #29 
  - Completely correct. Identifying myself with either party....  IdaBriggs   Nov-22-04 09:44 AM   #40 
  - Gore didn't roll over!!! Dammit, he fought it all the way to the USSC  WI_DEM   Nov-22-04 07:24 AM   #32 
  - Agreed  fujiyama   Nov-22-04 09:06 AM   #36 
  - Whats the current vote tally in Ohio?  Marxdem   Nov-22-04 08:41 AM   #33 
  - Anxiously awaiting the update, Ida.  Stephanie   Nov-22-04 08:48 AM   #34 
  - Will the election be over. . . .  StopThief   Nov-22-04 09:05 AM   #35 
  - You can't count air and call it a vote  zulchzulu   Nov-22-04 09:14 AM   #37 
  - Believe it or not, there is ALWAYS a paper trail.  IdaBriggs   Nov-22-04 09:51 AM   #42 
     - Great Post and Update Ida  proudbluestater   Nov-22-04 12:13 PM   #47 
  - Thanks, Ida.  GoSolar   Nov-22-04 09:46 AM   #41 
  - We have one chance-not in 2006 or 2008, but right now.  lthuedk   Nov-22-04 11:21 AM   #45 
  - I agree--send your message up to Kerry!  Dancing_Dave   Nov-22-04 11:34 AM   #46 
  - Very well stated Ida!  American Tragedy   Nov-22-04 12:46 PM   #49 
  - Very well said, agree completely. Thank you Ida  Vidar   Nov-22-04 01:46 PM   #50 
  - been listening to Malloy? nt  UpsideDownFlag   Nov-22-04 03:33 PM   #52 
  - Right on. If we couldn't beat Bush, it's all over. if people let this  KnowerOfLogic   Nov-22-04 05:43 PM   #53 

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