Nov 7, 2006

Swami Sez...

Democrats 35+ gain in House and a 6 seat gain in the Senate.

What do you think, Justice Bloggers?

Great headline! <here>



Anonymous bla said...

wouldn't that be sweet, but alas, i've got a hundred bucks that says, no way, jose'

10:49 AM  
Blogger GrandmaNuk said...

Let's hope you are right! I am still very worried about all the dirty tricks and vote switching and voter disenfranchisement to be giddy yet! What a disgrace that this administration is out there in the great big world passing off democracy like Halloween candy, when we can't even get it right here in the home of the free and the brave!

In the dictionary under "hypocracy"
should be "Bush Administration!

11:00 AM  
Blogger Patrick J. Fitzgerald said...

Place your bets - best prediction wins accolades and special recognition.

May the best man/woman! ;)

11:02 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm getting dizzy, could ya slow the planet down...
btw...we're taking it back NMW no matter what...

11:07 AM  
Blogger patriot girl said...

I predict once again that Diebold will f**k everything up.

I sure hope I am wrong.

11:10 AM  
Blogger patriot girl said...

anon at 10:39

do us all a favor and go stick your head in a toilette and flush it!

11:16 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I just think Katherine would do a good job inspecting the sewage treatment infrastructure.

11:23 AM  
Blogger patriot girl said...

so you were joking?

11:27 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yes dear.

I like her big boobs and that's about it.

11:31 AM  
Blogger patriot girl said...

Please accept my apology for the comment then.

I'm a little slow this morning. My tea isn't doing the trick. I need some coffee and KKreme's.

11:35 AM  
Blogger Global Evildoer Fighter said...

I predict Constitutional Crises!

I hope I'm wrong..

11:37 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

oh that's ok you were funny and made me laugh. i'll be sitting on pins and needles all day so i appreciate some humor.


11:37 AM  
Anonymous bla said...

four and twenty-six fitz

11:38 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

GEF at least we will see some Republicans that lose causing long drawn out court contestations of poll results and doubts here.

11:40 AM  
Blogger patriot girl said...

Thanks for being so kewl about it anon.

GEF - how about that crisis? Will everyone roll over and take it up the a** or will there be a revolution?

11:44 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...


I think...37 and 6. :)

Have a great day everyone!!


11:56 AM  
Blogger Quzi Formerly CC said...

Well, Irish Swami...

This Spanish/Irish/French/German Swami predicts:

33 House and 6 Senate

and plenty of election chaos and law suits to boot!

11:59 AM  
Blogger Special Prosecutor Biloxi said...

"Democrats 35+ gain in House and a 6 seat gain in the Senate."

Biloxi's bottomline is that if Dems can get the 15 seats (which is what they need to shoot for as mininum and also what Howard Dean and others had strategized for this) secured, then we are at least home free and have more voice in Congress. So, I am not looking for rather the Dems get 29 or 35 or whatever of the seats. My main concern is the magic number 15. Months ago, there was poll saying the Democrats will secure at least 13 seats. And this was before the Foley and Haggart scandals. If that is the case, the Dems will trample the GOP in the House seats. As far as the Senate race, that race will be quite interesting. But, thanks to the Foley and Haggart scandals, there will be a pull for the Dems in the Senate race. And I am glad that Melendez is the favorite in NJ against Kean. Should be an interesting election.

12:01 PM  
Blogger bluewild said...

from firedoglake :

UPDATE: Laura Ingraham has asked her listeners to call the Dem Voter protection hotline — and they are now being flooded with calls from crank callers. Please call Laura and tell her what you think about this: 800.876.4123. You can e-mail her here. Apparently, voter intimidation and fraud are a joke to Laura Ingraham. Let's let her know that it is no joke.

12:14 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

and yes, thank you howard dean for your insight and foresight.

12:16 PM  
Anonymous Jethro Bodine said...

Howard must have used both his fingers and toes to come up with that number!

I appreciate that he held back money to build the party rather than win really big in this round.

12:23 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

EAST CLEVELAND, United States (AFP) - Early trouble with crashing electronic voting machines sparked immediate problems in some areas as US elections again went ahead amid fears of delays and polling irregularities.

In one elementary school in the predominently black district of East Cleveland, Ohio, all 12 machines went down when voting opened at 6:30 am (1130 GMT), according to an AFP correspondent at the scene.

The machines were not started up until two hours later and poll officials refused to hand out paper ballots until a lawyer for the watchdog group Election Protection showed up.

What the hell are Ohio and Florida's problems?

12:24 PM  
Anonymous fussbudget said...

I put on my hazmat suit and voted... then I bought a nice bagful of sugar and caffeine to get through the day and night. I suggest everyone lay in supplies and put pizza delivery on speed dial.

12:32 PM  
Anonymous just wondering said...

Hey, is Fitz saying that whoever wins, wins him?

That he is the prize? LOL!

12:56 PM  
Anonymous nosy bear said...

"That he is the prize? LOL!"

And a krispy kreme goes along with the date!

Fitz hearts Krispy Kremes!


12:58 PM  
Blogger c said...

Feeling really optimistic today 35 and 7

1:04 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

We have the Feds in five of our counties polls here.. in AZ.

Good grief! A poll worker in Louisville, KY choked a voter!! Of course, the poll worker was arrested but that is crazy!

1:08 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

BlueWild is back and one of the first here. She's an astute lady

1:11 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...



----GO DEMOCRATS!!!!!------

1:56 PM  
Blogger Jackie said...

Fitz your contest aren't working so let's just use the fun bet, as to dated I'm waiting for my signed picture and I'll be 100 before it gets here so no more promises ok.
I think the Dems will take control of both Senate/Congress but I pray it's a landslide for the Dems. But Americans have to pay more attention to what these elected people are doing and not let it get this bad again.

2:01 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

if scott kleeb wins in nebraska. we got outselves a real cowboy for president 2012

2:32 PM  
Blogger GrandmaNuk said...

Bluewild....where have you been?

32 and 5

3:56 PM  
Blogger GrandmaNuk said...

but I may change as the day does on.......

3:57 PM  
Blogger GrandmaNuk said...

Can we hope that there is a clear message being sent to those elected
as a JOB that you are hired by "we the people" and that it is to us you are accountable?

3:59 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Can we send the Irish swami pic to the Gerbil? The swami is putting me in a trance with his glowing eyes!


4:01 PM  
Anonymous seeyageorgebyebye said...

first molson ice to cheer the re-election of the venerable senator byrd from the great state of west virginia. (ii)D (ii)D (ii)D

8:19 PM  

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