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Bill,
One thing that was spun from the Kerry campaign was that he and Bush agreed that the nation was too divided and that this must change. I'm waiting for the actual Kerry concession speech as I'm sure it will make some interesting points, but thanks, thanks, thanks, for proving his point.

As to democracy in the Middle East? I'll believe it when I see it.

-----Original Message-----
From: Bill Polhemus [mailto:bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc]
Sent: Wednesday, November 03, 2004 10:28 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Re: Can you say...


S. Gordin wrote:

> This morning, even the improbable last item seems remotely possible 
> (don't hold your breath though).
>  
> Democracy appears to work - even literally, with the popular vote!
> In conceding, Mr. Kerry acted as a real gentlemen and patriot - which 
> he most certainly is.
>  
> Overall - amazing and exciting news, and tough road ahead.
>  
> Steve Gordin
>
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>     *From:* Bill Polhemus <mailto:bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc>
>     *To:* seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org <mailto:seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
>     *Sent:* Wednesday, November 03, 2004 9:37 AM
>     *Subject:* Can you say...
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>     PRESIDENT Bush?
>
>     Four More Years?
>
>     Former Senator Kerry (after Gov. Romney names his replacement)?
>
>     Former Sen. Daschle?
>
>     New Supreme Court Nominees--and a 55-45 Republican Senate?
>
>     Democracy in the Middle East?
>
>     I knew you could!
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"A gentleman and a patriot".

Only waiting half-a-day after consulting with his lawyers before doing 
the math and figuring out it wouldn't work.

Only after the margin of Bush's victory in Ohio--which was larger than 
his margin in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin combined--seemed insurmountable.

Only after being bested by the first candidate since 1988 to actually 
win the popular vote.

THEN he conceded.

No word on whether he was "snippy" to Mr. Bush in his concession.

Eagerly awaiting Dem's "Night of Long Knives". I'm popping popcorn for 
this one.

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