Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Obama Wins! Hillary Looses! But... The Fat Lady Still Isn't Singing!

Obama Has Now Won The Clear Majority Of Delegates!

Remember back when GW Bush STOLE the first (and second) election? The Domocrats were up in arms (or pretended to be at least)! "Whoever gets the most votes should win!" THEY SAID!

IF Hilary and the Democratic Party really support Democracy it is (past!) time for her to step aside! but will she?

Don't hold your breath!

The Democratic Party is even now preparing to appoint the next "president" in direct opposition to the votes of the "We The People" or in this case "We the Democrats!" (I haven't left the party yet, I waiting for now but plan to do so after the election).

Read this letter from Obama:

John --

The polls are closed in Kentucky and votes are being counted in Oregon, and it's clear that tonight we have reached a major milestone on this journey.

We have won an absolute majority of all the delegates chosen by the people in this Democratic primary process.

From the beginning, this journey wasn't about me or the other candidates. It was about a simple choice -- will we continue down the same road with the same leadership that has failed us for so long, or will we take a different path?

Too many of us have been disappointed by politics and politicians more times than you can count. We've seen promises broken and good ideas drowned in a sea of influence, point-scoring, and petty bickering that has consumed Washington.

Yet, in spite of all the doubt and disappointment -- or perhaps because of it -- people have stood for change.

Unfortunately, our opponents in the other party continue to embrace yesterday's policies and they will continue to employ yesterday's tactics -- they will try to change the subject, and they will play on fears and divisions to distract us from what matters to you and your future.

But those tactics will not work in this election.

They won't work because you won't let them.

Not this time. Not this year.

We still have work to do to in the remaining states, where we will compete for every delegate available.

But tonight, I want to thank you for everything you have done to take us this far -- farther than anyone predicted, expected, or even believed possible.

And I want to remind you that you will make all the difference in the epic challenge ahead.

Thank you,

Barack Obama

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