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Early Tea Leaves?

YassirSanchez Wrote: Nov 06, 2012 11:37 AM
Would YOU want to put your future in the hands of people too lazy to work and willing to subsist on the crumbs that the Federal Government deigns to throw at them? Many think these types show up to vote Democratic and perhaps many do. All I know is that the majority of these people do not have the intestinal fortitude to do the right things for themselves and their families. Heck most of them the males anyway do not even live with their families. Most of the children are being raised by people OTHER than their parents, And yet we think these type of people are going to show up to vote on a regular basis? No way. They voted last time, this time they feel like they have already done their part. It's over. Romney rolls in polls!

Election Day is typically rather frustrating for political junkies because "today's the day!" quickly gives way to "ugh, the polls don't close for hours."  In the interim, we latch onto reports of voting disruptions and anecdotal turnout reports, which are promptly spun into  broader lessons about what to expect later that night.  Most of it amounts to frivolous time-fillers.  To help pass the time, let's see if we can examine a few tea leaves as voters head to the polls:

(1) As Kevin noted last night, the tiny town of Dixville Notch, NH cast the first votes on...

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