The past week I've been sitting around not doing much other than fighting
a cold and dreading the upcoming days. First the weekend (which is, for the
most part, over) because of Halloween; kids hyped up on sugar and all
that entails, and the oohs and ahhs of November 2nd
turning to running and screaming on the 3rd and wondering what
the October Surprise
would be, and when it would be.
Imagine my surprise when it was Osama bin
Laden throwing his endorsement to Kerry, and without the usual Islamic
apocalyptic rhetoric he usually uses. And here I thought Bush would have announced his capture, not have
him endorsing Kerry.
I've stopped looking at the polls—they change
way too often and when the difference between the candidates is
below the margin of error, then what's the point? Especially when
the error margin can swing upto 100 electoral votes one way or the
Stop! Stop the polling! Stop! Stop. Stop hurting America. Just say,
“We won't know until Nov. 3rd.” Heck, we don't really need to
know until 12:01 pm, January 20th but enough of politics
… it's also the day before National Novel Writing Month and sadly
once again, I shall attempt a novel. Who knows, maybe one year I'll
actually finish one.
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