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The Morning After

Ginger12 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 8:33 AM
You can expect further divison by class and socioeconomics over the next four years....more invasion by the feds and with Obamacare (the bad parts) going into effect along with Bush tax credits gone on January 1, this will be the first of the burden .... expect more unemployment figures, more homes lost and more on the government teet. The people who are in Sandy .... get ready....this being cold and hungry may become the norm.

It's over at last, Now we know. Or do we? The voting may have ended, but the counting continues. Here's hoping that by the time these lines appear in print we'll know who'll be the next president of the United States.

Elections are supposed to be provide finality in a democracy, and when they don't, when they just prolong the uncertainty, democracy has been deprived of decision. The country is denied clear leadership, the new president a clear mandate. Nobody wins if nobody wins.

Someone once said that final decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court aren't necessarily right; they're right because...