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US Election Day: Nov 6, 2012

Catchfire
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Post all your nonsense here!


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Boom Boom
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The election has been cancelled due to lack of interest. This is true, and not a hoax.  Smile


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Election results at 6, you can watch the interactive map results here

https://www.google.com/elections/ed/us/results?hl=en


ctrl190
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The stories coming in from Florida and Ohio suggest voting has been a disaster. 


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MoJo's Guide to Voter Suppression and Poll ProblemsSnafu or shenanigans? Help us map trouble spots around the country, and check back for regular updates to our explainer below through Election Day.

 


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sppinch
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romney on people who think they are entitled to food

 

Feministing.com has a great roundup in case people forgot why Mittens is so whack.


ctrl190
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Approximately 80 “private jets were streaming into Boston’s Logan International Airport Tuesday afternoon, officials said, as Mitt Romney’s well-heeled supporters arrived for his post-election party in the Seaport District.”

http://thinkprogress.org/


ctrl190
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The Guardian Live Blog. Also streaming PBS tv coverage.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/nov/06/us-election-2012-results-liv...


ctrl190
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The best news so far: Bernie Sanders I-VT first senator to be reelected!


Ippurigakko
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looks like Romney going to win.


ctrl190
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Ippurigakko wrote:

looks like Romney going to win.

 

Looks like its a flip of the coin in Virginia, NC and Florida. But he has the slight edge in Ohio, the 'fire wall', says CNN and CBS.


NorthReport
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This is a done deal for Obama

 


NorthReport
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but the Dems need a new House Leader, someone who knows how to win it in 2014

 


NorthReport
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Paul Ryan has turned out to be a disaster with Obama taking Wisconsin tonite.

 


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So as I suspected Intrade has been all along pro-GOP betting nonsense.

90% vs 8%  LaughingLaughingLaughing 

www.intrade.com

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Nate Silver rides!

 


ctrl190
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Done as dinner. Looking like 319 Obama to 219 Romney.

Huge  - and possibly - record turnouts amongst Latino, African American and Union members.

 

 


Catchfire
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On the Democracy Now livestream right now, a pundit is talking about the obscene volume of voter supression in Democratically-targeted, Republican-congressed states (i.e. Florida).


Catchfire
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DN calling Paul Ryan retains his Congressional seat in Wisconsin.


Catchfire
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Bomber gets it, fo' sho'.


sppinch
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Using some inventive fire-foxing you can watch the Daily Show's live coverage on Comedy Central

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f131/setting-up-a-proxy-to-view-i...

Enjoy!


Boom Boom
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CNN: Obama wins!


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Big Bird lives!


Bacchus
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Hmm popular vote to romney, electoral to Obama, just like Bush gore lol just reversed

 

Thank gods


Bec.De.Corbin
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Sweet victory.


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Bacchus wrote:

Hmm popular vote to romney, electoral to Obama, just like Bush gore lol just reversed

 

Thank gods

Karma perhaps?


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Bacchus wrote:

Hmm popular vote to romney, electoral to Obama, just like Bush gore lol just reversed

 

Thank gods

Lots of votes still to be counted in California, Oregon and Washington. I think Obama will still win the popular vote.

 


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