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Re: OT - non-partisan

Settle down.  OT is allowed here when prefaced as such.  I stick by what I
wrote.  I suggested people look at the ad, nothing more, which had nothing
to do with Kerry, and everything to do with getting people to vote, which in
my view is nonpartisan.
A friend suggested I see the ad, I followed the URL, viewed the ad, and
thought it good enough to share with everyone.  I did not read the rest of
the page.  I do not read everything on every website I visit.  Consequently,
I have absolutely no clue what you are talking about when you mention the
Electoral College.  But I do respect your right to bring it up in CHAT.

I urge everyone out there to vote, even if it is for Nader.  Even if the EC
throws your vote out the window.  Just do it!  This is your country and you
should vote - every last one of you.

Kitty, from the Green State

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Verona Dunn" <vldunn@widomaker.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Saturday, August 28, 2004 9:41 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] OT - non-partisan

> Kitty, Why don't you read your own propaganda?  We need to stay with the
> subject of horticulture. If you want a political venue, create it! It
> doesn't matter whether or not I agree with you politically, this is not
> proper venue.  I enjoy this group for our mutual gardening interests, and
> don't want it to become a political venue.  It's supposed to be about
> horticulture, not politics.
> However, the following quote from you "link" is not "non-partisan".  If
> read the Constitution of the United States, you will understand that the
> Electoral College is obligated to vote however the majority of your State
> directs it to vote. The USA is not a democracy, we are a republic.  Verona
> (from "OT - non-partisan")
> "MoveOn PAC will announce a new grassroots initiative in its campaign to
> elect John Kerry, paired with one of the 10 Weeks ads."
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Friday, August 27, 2004 5:21 PM
> Subject: [CHAT] OT - non-partisan
> > Here in Indiana the Electoral College changes all presidential votes to
> > Republican, so we don't see a lot of the ads that can be viewed in the
> swing
> > states.  I just saw this MoveOn ad that doesn't mention any candidate.
> > just encourages people to vote.  It's pretty powerful.  If you'd like to
> see
> > it:
> >
> > Check out the breathtaking first "10 Weeks" ad, Benny Boom's
> > now at:
> > http://www.moveonpac.org/10weeks/
> >
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> "moveon.org. a hate group featuring Al Gore"
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