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The Count Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-23-06 11:00 AM
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Stephen King: End the Nightmare this weekend
If I know anything, I know scary. And giving this president and this out-of-control Congress two more years to screw up our future is downright terrifying. Thankfully, this national nightmare is one we can end withliterallya wake up call.

My friends at MoveOn.org Politcal Action are organizing a big round of national phone parties this weekend before Halloween, Oct. 28th & 29th. We'll be calling progressive folks in key districts who may not turn out unless they get a friendly reminder or two.

And since it's almost Halloween, we'll celebrate with an optional costume contest, some pumpkin carving (I'll be making a Jack-Abramoff-O'-Lantern) andof courseplenty of candy.

Please click the link below to R.S.V.P. for the nearest party, or to sign up to host your own:

http://pol.moveon.org/event/events/index.html?action_id...
If you're concerned about the future of this country, this is the time to get involved. The polls are telling us that this November is our best shot in over a decade to turn things around, and we've got to make the most of it.

You might wonder if these reminder calls to voters actually help. I did, too. It turns out MoveOn tested this whole Call for Change program on some early elections this year, and it produced the biggest increase in actual votes of any volunteer phone bank ever studied.

The failure in Iraq and the recent string of scandals have put a bunch of new districts into play. That means there are more voters to call than anyone planned, and every call we make at a party this weekend will reach a key voter who otherwise would have been missed.

Come November 8th, we're all going to kick ourselves if we ignored any close races and then lost the majority in Congress by a hair. These parties are our chance to make sure that doesn't happen.

Can you help end our national nightmare this Halloween weekend? Sign up to attend or host a local Call for Change Halloween party this weekend:

http://pol.moveon.org/event/events/index.html?action_id...
Thanks,

Stephen King
Monday, October 23rd, 2006


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Frank Cannon Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-23-06 11:05 AM
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1. If anyone knows what a real national nightmare is...
it's Stephen King.

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DesertRat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-23-06 04:41 PM
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2. k&r
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robbedvoter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-23-06 05:17 PM
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3. Always loved Stephen King!
Maybe not all his books, but always him.
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