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  1. Signing Highway

    It was chilling! Sounded like a trombone. Only three in the world- one in Tokyo, one in Japan, one here- and it's being torn up. 'Cause some people thing it's too loud! :gaah
  2. Prediction for the next POTUS

    Welcome to Election 2000, excuse me I mean 2008

    This is my swag estimate of how the electoral college will come out, based on CNN polling data as of today.

    (All states except Maine and Nebraska cast 100% of their electoral votes to the winner of the state popular vote. Maine (4) and Nebraska (5) have a procedure that allocates the votes.)

    According to my dig into the numbers, once again the voting-problem-plagued state of Florida could decide the election. ...

    Updated 09-19-2008 at 12:12 AM by Mary

    Election 2008 - POTUS
  3. Studying the electoral college votes

    CNN has the best stats easily accessible to regular people. Based on some poll or other they've allocated all the states and their electoral votes as committed, leaning and undecided for each of the candidates.

    According to the CNN map, based on committed and leaning states, both candidates need less than 100 more electoral votes to win.

    The 'undecided' state that could decide it all - FLORIDA. Geez Luweeze. Betting the voting machines are not really any ...
  4. RMR models here at home

    Very pleased with the models that came home with me from RMR ... only 4 this time. Two paints, the glossy Rio judge's model, and a weanling, a charming blue/red almost-solid roan character. I don't have many paints/pintos, really like these two.

    And 2 small Stones from the swap meet. I could get into the new Chips!

    Lori Daniels worked hard to teach me to say 'paint' not 'pinto' for stock models. Long ago I had it drilled in my head that if there were no Paint ...
    Model stuff
  5. YAY another wet day.. yeesh!

    It's been gloomy and Hellen has been craving carbs like MAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! AGH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Had a picnic to go to today :) Had good music good food, and lotsa friends :D and then.. when it was ALMOST over, the rain hit. Was sprinkling off and on all morning. And grey. GREY!!!!!!!!!! I wanted SUNNYSHINE! *pouts*

    Thought I'd share :grouphug