rainingmeat (rainingmeat) wrote,

Obama Wins In Iowa

Just got back from the theater.  Went to see "Into The Wild." More on that later. 

When we switched on the 10 o'clock news it was all Barack Obama.  There was one insight by CNN political analyst Candy Crowley that summed up where this election is going--to paraphrase:  "the fundamental strategy for presidential candidates is shifting.  It is less about exploiting wedge issues and more about finding common ground."

If this is true, and I hope it is, we may yet find our way out of this dark period that George W. Bush and other cynical hacks like Karl Rove have brought us.

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