O JOY! O RAPTURE!
brought shock and awe to the mean-stream media with her great victory in
Yes, we are pumped.
It was great to see the voters in NH ignore what they had been ordered
to do by the mean-stream media and their polls. And the thrill was
intensified by seeing all the egg on the faces of the many male and female
pundits and their polls.
yes, they are spinning away now. Giving all sorts of reasons for
their gross mistakes by doing just what they have been doing, denigrating
every word, every act of Hillary Clinton.
Like, she couldn't have won because of her character, her experience or
her ability to bring needed changes -- oh no. It had to be because
she "teared up", or any number of other things that a male would
never be lumbered with.
But few or none
will even consider that it was their negative reporting, their sexist
nitpicking and their smug chauvinism.
Few will admit that they never vetted their chosen male candidate to the
point of it being criminal.
They cannot admit
that it was the blogs that investigated and brought the many glaring faults
of Barack to the attention of the electorate; or that Oprah does not rule
the world or the heads of women.
Yes, the look on
Matthews' face and his sudden inability to put words together was delightful
to watch. The times when he slipped into his usual derogatory words
such as saying Hillary had a breakdown, he was corrected by his fellow
panelist, Keith Olbermann.
Kudos to the
who stood by and supported Hillary.
The real winners in this election were the women who reconfirmed their
faith in themselves; who listened to their heads despite being seduced
by emotions raised by the media. Women don't stop at just voicing
"we can", they affirm that "we shall do".
2008 Renee T. Louise and Ruth M. Sprague, Ph.D. These articles may be republished
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