Oh come on America…

Come on America, you’re not going to fall for this are you? What Obama has failed to do is down to your bipartisan political system that puts block after block in the way of getting anything like serious change. And if you believe that Romney is going to do anything spectacular in getting the country back to work you are frankly deluded.
Oh, and you’re whinging about $3.90 for a gallon of gas. We have to pay out $10. Count yourselves lucky.

CNN Political Ticker

(CNN) – The New York Daily News and Long Island’s Newsday endorsed Republican nominee Mitt Romney for president, switching from their 2008 pick of then-Illinois Sen. Barack Obama.

In an article published in the newspaper’s opinion section Sunday, the Daily News’ editorial board dissected the nation’s economic hardships down to the dollars and cents of an increasingly expensive subway ride to a $3.90 average for a gallon of gasoline.

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was born Victoria Chaflin Woodhull, the first female presidential candidate in the United States.  She ran on a womens’ suffrage ticket in the 1872 election.  A most interesting woman – she didn’t break the mould.  She seems to have burned it on the fire and ground the ashes under her feet.  If you have any interest in women’s suffrage, equality and emancipation issues then she’s worth reading about.

On this day in 1838