This entire election has been somewhat surreal for me because of its historic nature and my unprecedented engagement. Through the hard fought primary and the final election victory, I have been totally consumed. My husband called me out on my veritable obsession with this campaign. I agreed with him as I became a political junkie … More Yes We Did…but there is much more to do.
I have felt particularly close to the “action” of this election in the 5 days leading up to election day. I departed for Chicago on Thursday, October 30 to attend the 2008 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion (AAR). In my previous post, I shared the feeling of anticipatory anxiety permeating the air … More Chicago Buzz II