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Yep... even though there are barely any Democrats on the ballot in my county (York). I will be voting for them all.

UPDATE: I saw a lot of people who would seem to be Obama voters... but that doesn't mean a lot here in SC, unfortunately. There were also quite a few older white men who proudly announced that they voted for Romney on the way out - even though it clearly says that no politicking is allowed within 200 feet of the entrance.

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  •  Tip Jar (4+ / 0-)
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    exlrrp, Cory Bantic, davehouck, RoIn
  •  Thanks for fighting the good fight. (5+ / 0-)
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    al23, RoIn, roycej, Odysseus, stonedoubt

    But you're voting Democratic, not voting "Democrat".  "Democrat", as an adjective (or adverb), is a creature of Republican framing that ought to be stamped out of the language.

    The road to Hell is paved with pragmatism.

    by TheOrchid on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 06:17:44 AM PST

    •  Thank you! Thank you! (2+ / 0-)
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      roycej, TheOrchid

      WE ARE THE FUCKING DEMOCRATIC PARTY!!!!!!!!!

      Sorry for yelling but it drives me nuts when folks on our team call it the "Democrat Party." Old Dick Nixon Trick.

      Re-elect Barack Obama and elect Elizabeth Warren "Mitt Romney...utterly devoid of charm and mildly offensive."

      by al23 on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 06:35:58 AM PST

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    •  Yes, Please Change Diray's Title (2+ / 0-)
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      TheOrchid, fight2bfree

      If you do, I'll give you a tip!  Really.  I will!

      I have a relative who lives in a deeply red area of a deeply red county in SC and she is bound a determined to start of her Tuesday by going down to her polling place and voting for President Obama  and her husband is too.  They know their votes won't win SC for the president but for them it is a principle.

      “I believe all Southern liberals come from the same starting point--race. Once you figure out they are lying to you about race, you start to question everything.” ― Molly Ivins

      by RoIn on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 06:46:50 AM PST

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  •  Hope some of the Obama ads carry over from NC (1+ / 0-)
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    stonedoubt

    Ideally it would have been nice to have a 50-state strategy. But, for what it's worth, I'm glad you are voting for the Democratic ticket. Perhaps South Carolina will soon follow North Carolina as a battleground state.

  •  Pickens County Democratic voter here, (4+ / 0-)
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    RoIn, davehouck, fight2bfree, stonedoubt

    one of ... um, well, Mr. Miniaussiefan and I, and a few others.

    We've voted by absentee ballot ever since the installation of electronic machines without paper trails. You know, the ones they bought secondhand from Louisiana after that state decided they weren't reliable.

    I love my native state, but there are times when I wonder whether the old saw about "too small for a republic, too big for an insane asylum" doesn't have a great deal of truth to it.

    Peace to all, happy voting, and Lord willin', a happy outcome for the day.

    Being the single intellectual in a village of 1,100 souls ain't much fun, especially when 1,099 of those don't think you're all that smart.--Lucy Marsden

    by Miniaussiefan on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 06:34:03 AM PST

  •  I feel for you. It is important for Obama to have (3+ / 0-)
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    RoIn, davehouck, stonedoubt

    a good showing in the national popular vote, and you are contributing to that.

    "Even a man who is pure in heart and says his prayers by night may become a wolf when the wolfbane blooms and the autumn moon is bright" Curt Siodmak

    by Wisdumb on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 06:39:36 AM PST

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