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just over 4 months ago, our nation went to the polls.

It was a night to remember. It was an election unlike any this country, or any country on Earth, had witnessed before.



Let's take a walk down not-so-distant memory lane to relive some of that emotion lest we forget how wonderful that day was.

The campaign was grueling.


And that was just the Decomcratic primary.


There were plenty of surprises.


But it was often amusing as well


(thanks to all of you)





The debates


Next shot h/t Sam Loomis:



Caribou Barbie's debate word cloud:


Also people going just like know. Also.


Finally the people spoke.


And spoke loudly.


A size-proportionate map or "Cartogram" of the US based on population (voters) not dirt.


There were winners,


and, well...




And it was terrist fist jabs for everyone.



I hope you enjoyed this little trip in the dKos time machine. Feel free to post your own favorites in the comments so we can all relive the glory of winning...erm...finally!

Yes we did!

Originally posted to The Laughing Planet on Wed Mar 11, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT.


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