It's gonna be all right.
- Awareness and communication are very important. Participating in our
democracy is every voter's duty. I just want to say first that I
don't want anyone to back off or become complacent,
don't worry too much about the day's news. Making your tummy hurt
isn't going to make Bush's term any shorter.
I say this because things have a way of working out when relatively
intelligent creatures are doing their thing. Yeah, Bush might
appoint some crappy people and push through some crappy laws. But
when he messes things up, the people as a whole will not forget it
(due to awareness and communication). And the next president will
probably be a Democrat. And if she does a better job (also likely),
she'll probably be re-elected. (She's doing well in New York.)
Remember 1994, when the Republicans took the congress. It happened
because Clinton was trying to make changes that America as a whole
was not ready to accept (gays in the military, socialized medicine,
questionable appointments). The anti-clintons were able to spin it
in such a way as to frighten the public into voting anti-clinton. As
a result, Clinton adopted a much less progressive agenda, and managed
to get re-elected, and do some good things, and not get us into any
The Constitution is stronger than Bush.
> (due to awareness and communication). And the next president willThat's the ideal scenario. It feels like people have lost the common
> probably be a Democrat. And if she does a better job (also
sense to tell right from wrong already. I've lost more faith in the
people more than the politics in Election 2004.