posted on Nov, 9 2012 @ 07:20 PM
So, in conclusion -- at the very end -- Obama was re-elected. Not a big surprise. Both Obama and Romney gave inspirational speeches, and demonstrated
how one should win and lose with grace. It was all very polite and nicely done.
It is kind of fun and enlightening to read this thread one more time, with the election now behind us.
In the months and years to follow, we will see a much more clear context. I am confident. The assertions of evil -- made my so many -- will look
pretty silly and petty (if they are remembered at all.)
As a footnote, here is a link to the all the executive orders ever issued by a USA President since 1826.
On browsing the above list, I found it amazing how ordinary and mundane these executive orders actually are -- they demonstrate the the full and
nearly unchecked power of the US President -- and yet they seem pretty neutral and practical. No death warrants or malice there. Not that I can see
With the passage of enough time, the hatred and anger will be forgotten and we will all wonder why we were so emotional. We will let it go, and
realize it was just a contest between two fairly similar politicians -- a very routine event for any democracy.
We will come to know: It was really not as big a deal as we thought it was.