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  •  Obama winning 18-29 by 2 points, I don't think so (2+ / 0-)
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    To quote Clinton, NO WAY NO HOW NO McCAIN/PALIN.

    But yeah, the TRIANGLE margin has to be BIG for Obama to carry the state.

    •  So One Poll (1+ / 0-)
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      and Obama's several hundred staffers should pack up and go home?

      "In Japan, American occupation forces quickly became 50,000 friends. In Iraq, they would quickly become 50,000 terrorist targets. " James Webb, Sep 02

      by ParaHammer on Thu Sep 11, 2008 at 03:16:09 PM PDT

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      •  yeah, I'm with you (0+ / 0-)

        Don't give up on NC yet!  Gah, it's been a week, and the better pollers for NC (by which I mean the ones NC, with the best records of polling NC) are still showing a tight race).

        For chrissake, Civitas, which is a Republican firm shows Obama having gained 3 points since their last poll.

        Chill out, peoples!  Give the ground work its due, and give the polls some time to settle.

        McCain/Palin 08: More of the Same, But Worse

        by thisniss on Thu Sep 11, 2008 at 06:04:32 PM PDT

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        •  Absofuckinglutely...... (0+ / 0-)

          We came to play ball, not to concede the fucking game. I'm sorry for the profanity, but you give up pussys are sucking my energy. I attribute the recent disappointing poll results to the froth of "Palinmania", and I believe we will see it evaporate between now and Nov. Regardless, I, and many of my friends, are working twice as hard to GOTV, and to educate and enlighten prospective voters. One way to start is with your family. Make sure your mothers, aunts, uncles, sisters, brothers, etc. know that McCain/Palin means the end of Social Security. This is a powerful wedge issue with older voters. Privatization means when banks fail, people lose their life savings. Make sure they are registered, and take them to vote early. That is a big advantage here in NC. Volunteer to drive people to the polls on election day. You can talk to them on the way. Most folks respond well to some education on the issues. The Dean strategy really is working, its just going to take some time. The rethugs have been at this for 35 years. We need to double our efforts here. Thanks, Love, Peace, and Rock n Roll.

          •  Ground Game (0+ / 0-)

            If every precinct in NC finds 10 new Democratic voters to register between now and Election Day, we win.  Period.  

            I got 7 in my precinct (SE Durham) today and plan to do the same tomorrow.  It's NOT that hard.

    •  sorry misread n/t (0+ / 0-)

      "In Japan, American occupation forces quickly became 50,000 friends. In Iraq, they would quickly become 50,000 terrorist targets. " James Webb, Sep 02

      by ParaHammer on Thu Sep 11, 2008 at 03:18:18 PM PDT

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