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Old 10-20-2008, 06:50 PM
 
Location: Uptown
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Default See how the rest of the world views the US election...

This is how the rest of the world views the US election...


Vote Obama or McCain: Global Electoral College | The Economist
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:51 PM
 
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Who cares what the rest of the world thinks of our election? Do they ask US who WE think they should elect? That's like an NFL team taking a poll to see who the other teams think they should hire as their head coach.
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:55 PM
 
Location: On Top
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This is how the rest of the world views the US election...
WOW Cuba, Macadonia and Georgia are red, who would have thunk it!
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:55 PM
 
Location: Waxhaw,NC
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Who cares what the rest of the world thinks of our election? Do they ask US who WE think they should elect?
In some countries they do. And if they don't listen, we just take them over and put who we want in power. But who cares about that right?
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:55 PM
 
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Oh, the rethugs will come in soon,saying "Who cares what the rest of the world thinks? We are the ALMIGHTY USA! Our ENENMIES WANT Obama elected,as they are all AGAINST US!!!" ...or something along those lines.
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:55 PM
 
Location: Floribama
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This is how the rest of the world views the US election...


Vote Obama or McCain: Global Electoral College | The Economist
Another "what the world thinks" thread. Have you ever considered they want Obama to win so the US will be weakened?
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:56 PM
 
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Who cares what the rest of the world thinks of our election? Do they ask US who WE think they should elect? That's like an NFL team taking a poll to see who the other teams think they should hire as their head coach.
Any President who wants to be a global leader ought to.
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:56 PM
 
Location: Floribama
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Our ENENMIES WANT Obama elected,as they are all AGAINST US!!!" ...or something along those lines.
You got one!
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:57 PM
 
Location: Raleigh, NC
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Who cares what the rest of the world thinks of our election? Do they ask US who WE think they should elect? That's like an NFL team taking a poll to see who the other teams think they should hire as their head coach.
Just like we shouldn't care what goes on between Russia and Georgia.

Oh never mind...
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Old 10-20-2008, 06:58 PM
 
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Another "what the world thinks" thread. Have you ever considered they want Obama to win so the US will be weakened?
They never think past the end of their noses! What other country takes a poll of who other countries think should be their leader? None! It's ridiculous and embarrassing that US citizens even bring this up. We can't decide for ourselves so we need other countries to tell us who to elect?
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