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An Obituary for the Bush Administration

Alex Geana | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Geana

This is the great gift of the Bush administration, that apathy has fallen by the way side; citizens are once again active in government. This is George Bush's legacy.

Will Young People Deliver This Time? Here's Hoping.

Isabel Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Isabel Kaplan

I am a student at a very liberal university in a very liberal city. I have seen all of two McCain-Palin shirts today. Every other person I pass has ...

Truth or Fiction: Voting by Memoir

David Henry Sterry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Henry Sterry

McCain didn't even write his memoir. And the book reads like it was written by the captain of the football team who had the smart kid do it for him.

Barack Obama, Joe Biden, McCain And The Clintons Vote (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Across the country candidates have returned home to vote. First up were Barack Obama in Chicago and Joe Biden in Delaware. The Clintons voted in Chap...

A New America

Sheryl Crow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sheryl Crow

We are now finally waking up and realizing the damage that was done while we were in a asleep at the wheel. As evident in this election time, we are now a nation impassioned with possibility.

Ya Hussein!

Hooman Majd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hooman Majd

Tonight, as Americans have decided they would prefer Obama to McCain as their next president there is a sigh of relief, and disbelief, in many quarters in the Middle East, including in Iran.

Lucky Diamond Guest Spot on Celebrity Apprentice

Wendy Diamond | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wendy Diamond

This week was our always-entertaining Annual Halloween Pet Costume Party benefiting the Humane Society and par usual the party featured some downright adorable canine costumes.

The Wait Is Over

Andrei Cherny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrei Cherny

If we do win, the victory will be historic not only for the margin but for the meaning. As Bill Clinton rightly pointed out this morning, Obama's election is not just about one man but about a fundamental philosophical shift.

Black American Voters Excited, Slightly On Edge

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- How did it feel to be a Black American voting for Barack Obama on Election Day 2008? Outside the polling station at the corner of ...

Time For Grand Coalition Government

Lanny Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lanny Davis

The 2008 election presents another appropriate time when bipartisan unity government is needed more than ever.

Today I Became An American (PHOTOS)

Don Kennedy Albert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Don Kennedy Albert

I am voting for the first time in my life. I am 41 years old. I have never before engaged in the democratic process, not because no candidate has eve...

Liveblogging the Election from Amman, Jordan

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daoud Kuttab

The Middle East is divided between disbelief and excitement as well as apathy. Many can't believe that America will indeed elect a black man with African roots and a Muslim father as president.

Republican Steals All of Neighborhood Obama Signs

Philip G. Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Philip G. Baker

Our neighborhood has had many more Obama lawn signs than McCain, by a a ratio of almost 10:1. Today someone drove through this part of the town and stole all of the Obama signs.

Election Celebration Tips

Lea Lane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lea Lane

This is a moment to remember, and to share. May we all have a wonderful evening!

Election Day Liveblogs, Reaction and Analysis from HuffPost Bloggers

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Read Election Results liveblogs from Lincoln Mitchell, Cristina Page, Daniel Sinker from Chicago, Daoud Kuttab from Amman, Jordan, plus more blogging from Andrei Cherny, Peter Daou, Robert Elisberg, Chris Kelly, and many, many more.

The Importance of Today

Gary Hart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gary Hart

Today America is going to produce the greatest civil rights demonstration in the history of the world.

Voters R Us: Kids Hit The Polls (PHOTO SLIDESHOW)

Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rebecca Shapiro

For kids, Election Day offers something even more exciting than candy and toy stores: tiny, secretive areas where they get to push buttons for a stick...

Joe Biden, Wife And Mother Vote For Him - Twice (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Biden voted in Delaware just before 9 am EST, along with his wife, daughter and mother. And he voted for himself TWICE, once for VP and once for ...

McCain's Home State Under Threat? Long Lines Of Dems In Arizona

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Politico is reporting, via a photo and comment from one of its readers, that Arizona is seeing long voting lines: A reader sends in the above, not...

Reports from the Polls Live Blog

Ali Savino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ali Savino

I'm going to be liveblogging all day on reports from the polls as they come in from local bloggers, readers, campaigns, and voting rights groups. Tell me your story in the comments.

Why Democrats Can Hold the Veteran and Military Family Vote Moving Forward

Jonathan Powers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jonathan Powers

Numerous veterans are returning home to find a newly found passion for politics as we have seen first hand how America's policies affect other nations and how Washington has failed.

This Vote's For You, Studs

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Cathleen Falsani

A spirit of anticipation hovers all around, the feeling that something else, something different, better -- call it hope -- is just around the corner.

"Politics of Change" Just Changed More Than You Think

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

Obama ran a campaign that began with a speech that proclaimed, "We aren't Red States. We aren't Blue States. We are the United States." And that is how he won. That is the politics of change.

Eyes on the Catholic Vote

Chris Korzen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Korzen

Catholics account for 1 in 4 voters nationwide and have sided with the popular vote winner in the last nine presidential elections.

Obama Wins: Why All Americans Have a Reason to Celebrate

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

Here is a collection of my posts and videos from this historic week: Obama Wins: Why All Americans Have a Reason to Celebrate Watch: Election Night Reactions: Arianna Talks With Norman Lear, Laurie David, Marty Kaplan And Madelaine Lear Tuesday's Second Biggest Winner: Democracy The Winners and Losers of Campaign '08 Watch: Arianna on BBC Newsnight Discussing Obama's Win I'm Ready to Declare a Winner in the 2008 Race: the Internet