At long last it’s election day and hopefully just before midnight, we will have some knowledge of this country’s direction. I have very strong feelings about this election due to the presidential selection and proposition issues on the California state ballot. My husband also is similarly motived and registered to vote after neglecting to vote for about the past 10-years. Yep, it was that important to him to make sure the country gets back on a good track.
Both of us received mail-in ballots. I sent mine in last week and my husband fillled in his ballot yesterday, so we are making a pilgrimage to the San Diego County registar of voters to turn his ballot in. We are actually quite excited and can’t wait for the day to come to an end. sigh … Eek!!! It’s so exciting.
Well it’s happened. The Presidential campaign has taken a turn for the worse and the angry mobs that follow Gov. Palin are starting to scare me. They may actually start terrorizing this country with threats and action. It’s 2008 and there are people who still harbor more hate towards people they don’t know than I can imagine. It’s too sad for this country. I thought we had come farther along than this. I hate to say this, but I fear that Palin doesn’t not plan to be a good President for all of the people who reside within the US. She, also, doesn’t plan on being a good world citizen. I say “President”, because John McCain is old and it clearly shows and his campaign has totally been hi-jacked by his vice-presidential nominee. I actually like John McCain, although I wasn’t planning on voting for him. I hope he can rise above this and show that he, no matter what, is a decent man. I beg him to please shut down Palin before it’s too late. How could we let this happen? Continue reading The Presidential Election is Saddening Me