Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Bill Compton voted for Obama

We do know from Book 2 that Bill was a Democrat, so he would have probably voted for Obama and would have been celebrating our new presidential today..

Sookies says "I couldn't have been more surprised if Jason had told me Bill had been dating Hillary Clinton (though Bill was a Democrat)


Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our Nation -- not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very simple premise, summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago:

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.

That is the true genius of America, a faith -- a faith in simple dreams, an insistence on small miracles; that we can tuck in our children at night and know that they are fed and clothed and safe from harm; that we can say what we think, write what we think, without hearing a sudden knock on the door; that we can have an idea and start our own business without paying a bribe; that we can participate in the political process without fear of retribution, and that our votes will be counted -- at least most of the time.

Barack Obama Democratic National Convention speech 2004



Anonymous said...

Since season 1 of TB finished off with what appeared to be end of summer,beginning fall? It would not be a stretch to have a mention of the election in the show,nothing major ,a comment dropped by Bill about his vote making his former soldier buddies "rolling in their graves" would suffice nicely. LOL!!-