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you've been served Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 7:07 AM
Laura Hollis, you rock. That was a beautiful, summation of the current situation. very good.
Capster8 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 10:46 PM
AGREEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!! So what do we do now Ms Laura?????????? You got us stirred up & focusing so NOW WHAT??? You've got a huge majority in your court NOW WHAT please? Every good event ever started in this country started w/a p.o. citizen! It starts at the grass roots! That be us! Lets go, lets do something. Lets not just talk, lets do, lets change things! PLEASE!

I am already reading so many pundits and other talking heads analyzing the disaster that was this year’s elections. I am adding my own ten cents. Here goes:

1. We are outnumbered

We accurately foresaw the enthusiasm, the passion, the commitment, the determination, and the turnout. Married women, men, independents, Catholics, evangelicals – they all went for Romney in percentages as high or higher than the groups which voted for McCain in 2008. It wasn’t enough. What we saw in the election on Tuesday was a tipping point: we are now at a place where there are legitimately fewer Americans who...