Obama Wins Texas, Popular Vote Hardest Hit
8:42 PM, Mar 30, 2008 • By MICHAEL GOLDFARB
From the Obama campaign:
To which the Daily Kos frontpager BarbinMD reponds:
Savor the flavor on that. He lost the popular vote--by 4 points!--but because of some bizarre and arcane electoral rules, he walks away with a win. How long will it take the media to catch on? Who knows. It's been more than seven years and the Kos Kids still can't wrap their heads around the fact that Bush won the 2000 election despite losing the popular vote. Apparently the result is more important than the process, or the ends justify the means, or something like that.