Daily Archives: November 4, 2008

Live-Blogging Election Night

Welcome Feministe readers! Here’s your election night live-blog. We’ll be moderating out the comments as often as possible, but since we all have various plans, some may be stuck for a while. But please feel free to participate, and we’ll … Continue reading

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It’s that time…

[This post will remain at the top of the page until the results are all in and we have a new president-elect; check directly below for the Feministe live-blog and other new posts] Get yer up-to-date election results here:

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Feministe Live-Blog: A Preview

As I mentioned in my previous post, Feministe will be live-blogging all night tonight as the polls close and the results come in. The whole shebang will start at 6, but to get you excited, here are our live-bloggers (info … Continue reading

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Ballot Initiative Results

in 2006, I remember running around like a madwoman, trying to find the results of the South Dakota abortion ban initiative.  The media was so busy reporting on the Dems taking control of the House that it was incredibly difficult … Continue reading

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Feministe: Your Place to be on Election Night

Just wanted to remind everyone that Feministe will have extensive election-night coverage, including a neat little widget that updates in real time as the polls close and the results come in. We’ll also be live-blogging all night — and in … Continue reading

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How will you cope if John McCain and Sarah Palin win?

Various feminist bloggers (myself included) weigh in at Jezebel. What will you do?

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What’s your state of mind?

The NY Times has this fun little thing going on called a word train. People type or click on the word that best describes their mood regarding the election.  You can submit every hour, if you like.  Then you can … Continue reading

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Voting never felt so good

The fabulous ladies at Babeland are helping to pound one out for Obama: Sure, it’s going to be gratifying voting for Barack Obama Tuesday (sorry one McCain reader), but the folks at Babeland want to make you feel even more … Continue reading

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A little election day reminder:

Yes we can.

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Can I Vote?

I just called my brother to see if I could hitch a ride with him down to the polls later on today. (I could walk, but it’s a mile each way and I’m lazy so I’d prefer not to.) I … Continue reading

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So, how was it for you? (Share your voting stories!)

Let’s share our voting stories! Post the good, the bad, and the ugly here so that we can document, discuss, commiserate and cojubilate (if that’s not a word, it should be.) Also, remember to check out Twitter Vote Report to … Continue reading

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And yes, even now, third party candidates matter.

I think it’s fair to say that I’ve been a bit swept up into the Obamania as of late. And you know what? Why the hell not? Conservatives like to mock and sneer at the enthusiasm that people have for … Continue reading

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