Friday, November 05, 2004

Thanks ...

After a bit of reflection, Daisy sends heartfelt thanks to the following for the tremendous election results:

Zell "Spit Wad" Miller ... the Swift Vets, who turned this thing around in August ... Football Fans for Truth ... every one who donated 25 bucks ... Hugh Hewitt and the other forward observers ... "my unit" ... my pastor's wife, who went to Minnesota in a valiant GOP GOTV effort ... Dan Rather, for reminding us of how unfair the MSM is ... LGF for breaking the fake docs story ... the whole Pajamahadeen army ... whoever was responsible for those exit polls and the excruciating, crushing loss that faith in such tripe caused the Demos ... the woman at the second debate who asked question about embryonic stem cell research ... the voter at the 2nd debate who reminded us how "wishy-washy" Kerry is ... people driving Amish to the polls in PA ... Ohio voters in the rain ... the Marine west of Fallujah who voted for the President because losing the Prez would be "like replacing star QB before the big game" ... Michael Moore, for everything he did to energize the base (ours) and for delivering the youth and "slacker" vote ... Dick Morris, Phil Hendrie, Ed Koch, Christopher Hitchens, and all the other Bush/Zell Miller Democrats who put country before party ... Karl Rove, the Architect ... Mark McKinnon, who put together "Wolves", the best political ad in 20 years ... the entire Republican attack squad and GOTV effort ... Ken Mehlman ... OBL for hanging on through the election ... Iowa, for voting Republican for the first time since the Gipper ... New Mexico, for joining the Republican West ... Florida, for putting 2000 behind us and handing Kerry his *#$ ... Norman Schwarzkopf ... Tommy Franks ... did I say Ohio? ... Jay Cost ... Kerry Spot ... Communists for Kerry ... Rudy G. ... Curt "Vote Bush" Schilling ... Brett Favre ... Sean Hannity... the ellipsis ... The Great Maha, King Kong himself -- Rush -- who started and still leads the new media ... Arnold ... every one who read the Cutter and did something (good) about it ... the brilliant folks who put gay "marriage" resolutions on the ballot ... the brilliant Leftists who keep needing to push the cultural envelope ... Sinclair Broadcasting and the vets in "Stolen Honor" ... "Quick Draw" WV, for being a swing state no more ... Virginia, for hitting Moe Zogby in the face with a pie ... John Kerry's tongue, for uttering "global test" and "I voted for it before I voted against it" ... every Bush voter that contributed to the popular vote majority and win ... the military and their families ... cultural conservatives ... South Dakota, for voting like they believe ... the South ... Catholics for voting like they believe ... Hispanics, for voting like they believe ... the new black voters for Bush ... the brilliant lawyer in SD who filed a lawsuit on Daschle's behalf the night before the polls opened ... the valiant voters and workers in Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota ... evangelicals, for coming back to the polls ... Kerry's strategerists who kept the focus on Iraq ... Hawaii ... the NY Times for breaking the "missing explosives" story ... the Clintonistas ... Kerry, for playing football on the tarmac ... Kerry, for playing baseball on the tarmac ... Kerry for windsurfing ... Kerry, for throwing out that first pitch at Fenway and inspiring my daughters to play baseball ... the inventor of the camera (see foregoing) ... Mary Cheney, for her class and support of the Prez ... Mary Cheney's dad, the best VP ever ... to the unknown Bush volunteers who inspired others, who inspired others ... the awesome, fabulous, and classy Texan Laura Bush, the best first lady, maybe ever ... Toe-Razor, for her incisive wit and the tongue to deliver it ... Texas ... did I say Texas? ... the Gipper ... ... George W. Bush ... God.

Did I leave any one out?

Over ...

P.S. Has CBS called the election for Pres. Bush yet?