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Agent William Donating Member (628 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-25-08 01:28 PM
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29. When KO called the election for him on November 4
Anything sooner is just wishful thinking given the the ruthlessness of the republican party.
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  -When did you pretty much know in your heart that Obama was going to win? NNN0LHI  Nov-25-08 11:09 AM   #0 
  - When he spoke at the 2004 Democratic Convention  notadmblnd   Nov-25-08 11:10 AM   #1 
  - when mccain suspended his campaign & obama laughed at him  maxsolomon   Nov-25-08 11:12 AM   #4 
  - Me too.  Richard D   Nov-25-08 11:18 AM   #11 
  - My wife told me then that "we" like him! nt  usnret88   Nov-25-08 03:22 PM   #41 
  - Never. I simply calculated that it was likely two weeks ahead of time.  Deep13   Nov-25-08 11:11 AM   #2 
  - It was when Pennsylvania was called for me.  EOTE   Nov-25-08 11:46 AM   #24 
  - I was confident about PA  OutspokenLiberal   Nov-25-08 01:18 PM   #27 
     - I had no doubt that more Pennsylvanians would vote for Obama.  EOTE   Nov-25-08 01:40 PM   #36 
  - Same here  leftynyc   Nov-25-08 03:30 PM   #42 
  - After watching the RNC.  Liberal_Lurker   Nov-25-08 11:12 AM   #3 
  - I thought whoever got the nomination would win. So, when he got the nom. n/t  sfexpat2000   Nov-25-08 11:13 AM   #5 
  - I agree  Qanisqineq   Nov-25-08 11:19 AM   #13 
  - Yep - shortly after Katrina and it was OBVIOUS by November 2006. The Dem NOMINEE would win and  blm   Nov-25-08 11:47 AM   #25 
  - I knew when McCain appeared on SNL the weekend before the election...  Bicoastal   Nov-25-08 11:13 AM   #6 
  - when they called Ohio  OutspokenLiberal   Nov-25-08 11:14 AM   #7 
  - Me too  bunkerbuster1   Nov-25-08 11:16 AM   #9 
  - Yup. n/t  pnwmom   Nov-25-08 11:25 AM   #17 
  - That was the moment  eleny   Nov-25-08 11:30 AM   #19 
  - Absolutely -- I live in Ohio  SallyMander   Nov-25-08 01:22 PM   #28 
  - When Keith Olbermann said that Obama had just won Ohio, I knew it was over.  AndyA   Nov-25-08 11:15 AM   #8 
  - me too  MissMillie   Nov-25-08 11:24 AM   #16 
  - Ok, in my heart?  bunkerbuster1   Nov-25-08 11:17 AM   #10 
  - There was so much wrong with McCain winning  DS1   Nov-25-08 11:19 AM   #12 
  - I had the feeling since late 2005-Nov 2006  norepubsin08   Nov-25-08 11:20 AM   #14 
  - From the time he gave his acceptance speech at the convention in Denver  tularetom   Nov-25-08 11:23 AM   #15 
  - When MSNBC called Pennsylvania for Obama on Election Night.  Lex   Nov-25-08 11:26 AM   #18 
  - When McCain picked Palin as his running mate.  racaulk   Nov-25-08 11:35 AM   #20 
  - Yep, that was the point for me, too  gollygee   Nov-25-08 01:39 PM   #35 
  - When I saw the huge crowd shots in St. Louis shortly before the election.  electron_blue   Nov-25-08 11:37 AM   #21 
  - Dang! Great story.  crispini   Nov-25-08 11:43 AM   #22 
  - i would not allow myself to go there ...  shireen   Nov-25-08 11:44 AM   #23 
  - When he made his trip overseas and Mccain spoke at a sausage house  soleft   Nov-25-08 12:51 PM   #26 
  - When KO called the election for him on November 4  agentwilliam   Nov-25-08 01:28 PM   #29 
  - When McCain gave his concession speech.  Vinca   Nov-25-08 01:30 PM   #30 
  - I never doubted it.  oktoberain   Nov-25-08 01:34 PM   #31 
  - When CNN announced that he was the winner  AndrewP   Nov-25-08 01:36 PM   #32 
  - Same here.  EOO   Nov-25-08 01:42 PM   #38 
  - When they called Ohio.  Alter Ego   Nov-25-08 01:37 PM   #33 
  - I used that line for weeks  leftynyc   Nov-25-08 03:33 PM   #44 
     - Plus I did my best Jackal impression while Obama was giving his victory speech.  Alter Ego   Nov-26-08 07:38 AM   #47 
        - Oh - I had forgotten about that  leftynyc   Nov-26-08 07:47 AM   #48 
  - 11:00 pm Tuesday, Nov. 4  PassingFair   Nov-25-08 01:38 PM   #34 
  - The morning of Nov 5. I was (irrationally?) pessimistic until then.  rasputin5   Nov-25-08 01:41 PM   #37 
  - Florida, even it that was worth no electoral votes it would have been a great symbolic victory.  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-25-08 01:43 PM   #39 
  - I felt like we were on course when Obama fought back on the lipstick on a pig  TheKentuckian   Nov-25-08 02:45 PM   #40 
  - Super Tuesday.  Bornaginhooligan   Nov-25-08 03:31 PM   #43 
  - 1. When the only (R)at work told me he was staying home on election day  MALEVOLENT MARINE   Nov-25-08 04:14 PM   #45 
  - When the networks called it. Until then I thought things still could go wrong. Actually for the last  applegrove   Nov-25-08 09:56 PM   #46 

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