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I'm a bit late posting these.  Between Canvassing and family events, I didn't have time until last night/today to go through my pictures and get them ready to show.

These are from the last rally that Obama had in Manassas, VA on November 3rd, 2008.  The crowd was estimated at between 85,000 - 100,000 people.  I was amazed at the positive energy from the audience.

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Mon Nov 10, 2008 at 08:54 AM PST

Update on Mark Begich (Updated)

by SnowItch

Received an e-mail this morning from John Vezina, Finance director for Mark Begich.  I threw some money their way to help with the ballot counting effort up there, and they were nice enough to send an update.

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Sun Nov 09, 2008 at 12:47 PM PST

French Say "Yes We Can" too

by SnowItch

Update:  Saw this diaried right in front of me.  Please visit this diary:

...Setrak's Diary

I read emmaka's excellent diary this morning on how the attitude towards Americans has changed with the election of Obama.

Travel Abroad - Then and Now

To my surprise, I saw an AP article this afternoon that stated that Obama's election has caused the French to re-examine their feelings on race.

More below the fold

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Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 09:52 AM PDT

Yoda picks Obama

by SnowItch

Ok, time for some fun!

I made the comment earlier today that Obama was secretly a ninja.  CharlieHipHop pointed out that he felt Obama was more of a Jedi.

CharlieHipHop's Comment

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Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 07:05 AM PDT

The Next New McCain

by SnowItch

Opened up my most recent Swampland e-mail this morning and saw this opening post:

Swampland - The Next New McCain

One point in particular stood out for me, because it is the number one reason why I am voting for Obama:

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Mon Jun 09, 2008 at 03:44 PM PDT

I went to Appalachia this weekend

by SnowItch

and I can say that Barack Obama has a lot of work to do there.  

I live in Northern Virginia and my son's Boy Scout troop (yea, I know, many people on this list have issues with Boy Scouts.  Please accept that our troop is somewhat different from the National Council and emphasizes the good parts of scouting without the burden of some of the more archain policies) scheduled the annual family white water rafting trip to take place in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania (yes, its a real place).

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Thu May 29, 2008 at 05:12 PM PDT

MSM blasts Obama for NOT protesting

by SnowItch

outside of the rules committee meeting on Saturday.

Robert Draper, author of a book on Bush and a political contributor for GQ, was on Race to the White House tonight.  They were doing one of there rounds of what the guests considered to be headlines (I checked for video, and did not find it, I'll see if I can transfer it from my DVR later tonight).

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Poll

Is Obama Right Asking Supporters Not to Protest

97%574 votes
2%17 votes

| 591 votes | Vote | Results

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unfortunately, its the British Press - but its a start.

Found this interesting article this A.M. at guardian.co.uk. by an author named Gary Younge - a feature writer based in the U.S.  

Full Disclosure.  I checked Gary's other artciles, and he does appear to be pro-Obama.

Clinton has run her campaign the same way Bush has run the country

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Here is an opportunity for all of you (like me) that can't get away to another state to volunteer.

You can all help by helping to feed the volunteers.

Please go to this thread and participate if you can.  If you can't make a donation, please at least rec the diary so that others can see it.

http://www.dailykos.com/...

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Tue May 13, 2008 at 01:11 PM PDT

Help Feed the Obama volunteers

by SnowItch

Here is an opportunity for all of you (like me) that can't get away to another state to volunteer.

You can all help by helping to feed the volunteers.

Please go to this thread and participate if you can.  If you can't make a donation, please at least rec the diary so that others can see it.

Link to Food Bomb III

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Sun Apr 13, 2008 at 06:19 PM PDT

James Carville on Meet the Press

by SnowItch

I didn't have a chance to launch it live, but another blog pointed me to a segment today were Tim Russert showed Carville Bill Clinton's speaking about the press picking on his wife about the sniper fire

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