This place is going nuts. I’m at Claudia’s on 30th and Hawthorne. It’s like NYE with people kissing and everything.
The networks called it at 8:00:01pm, projecting that Obama will win.
Am I the only historian in the house? Am I the only one fearing the shenanigans?
Am I really witnessing a complete bloodless coup? Am I witnessing true democracy?
Can I dare to allow myself to hope?
Ninteen minutes after polls closed, and McCain is conceding.
And some motherfuckers in this bar in Portland, OR, just boo’d when McCain said Obama’s grandmother is resting with her Creator.