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Sunday, November 02, 2008

Social superposition

Right now American society is entering a period of absolute uncertainty as the populace rolls the cultural dice to decide who will be our next president. For the next 48 hours we will remain in a state of being with 2 potentials unrealized. Will America enter the McCain or Obama era? Just like an electron being given 2 paths to travel but both remain potential until measured. So too is America in a superposition. No amount of polls or calculations, speculation or manipulation is going to change this. The fact is that the electorate will make up its own mind and only counting the votes will determine the outcome. Well, I suppose Acorn's attempt at manipulation might have some affect but then again it might back-fire too. Constructive or destructive reinforcement can be like that.

Hmmmm... Blogger's spell checker flags Obama's name as a misspelling but not McCain's. An infomatic omen? Or just more gigo? Time will tell.


  • Just got back from voting. Not too long of a line, about 30 minutes. But the workers said it has been busier than usual. I hope all those voters actually understand what they are voting for. If you believe the Redskins prediction, then Obama will win. But maybe this year will break their curse.

    By Blogger Rae Ann, at 9:02 AM  

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