What an amazing day to be an American. I certainly never thought I'd see it.
Here's the email I got from Barack Obama at 8:31pm:Marilyn--
I'm about to head to Grant Park to talk to everyone gathered there, but I wanted to write to you first.
We just made history.
And I don't want you to forget how we did it.
You made history every single day during this campaign -- every day you knocked on doors, made a donation, or talked to your family, friends, and neighbors about why you believe it's time for change.
I want to thank all of you who gave your time, talent, and passion to this campaign.
We have a lot of work to do to get our country back on track, and I'll be in touch soon about what comes next.
But I want to be very clear about one thing...
All of this happened because of you.
That's a testiment to the 'new' style of campaigning in this country. And while I may argue with his use of commas, I applaud the excellent use of technology.ETA:
This was my 500th post, after all these years at LJ! How perfect.