Skip Nav
Advice
You're Engaged! The First 5 Things to Do
Women
44 Fabulously Funny Halloween Costumes For Women
Harry Potter
The Story Behind This Engagement Is Just as Sweet as the Couple's Dreamy Shoot

Front Page: Kenya Declares Holiday to Celebrate Obama

  • Kenya has declared Thursday a public holiday to celebrate the election of Barack Obama to the US presidency. Obama's father was from Kenya, and his victory has prompted jubilation across the country. — BBC News
  • After a heated, divisive campaign, fueled by a record $73 million in spending, California voters appear to be backing Proposition 8, which would change the state constitution to ban same-sex marriage. With more than half the vote counted, the measure was piling up huge margins in the Central Valley but losing in every Bay Area county but one. — San Francisco Chronicle
  • The senate race in Minnesota seems headed for a recount. Republican Sen. Norm Coleman finished ahead of Democrat Al Franken early Wednesday in the final vote count, but his 571-vote margin falls within the state's mandatory recount law. — Associated Press
  • With the Democrats celebrating a Barack Obama presidency, as well as an increase in their majority control of Congress, the attention now turns to the hard part: legislating. — ABC News
  • Source

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
PinkNC PinkNC 7 years
I agree, Obama has really spread happiness around the world for so many reasons. Now I hope he keeps his promises to try all he can to get this country to wear most of us want and need it to be in the future.
momma-tikita momma-tikita 7 years
:) :) :) :)
CYL CYL 7 years
YAY! We are happy in Canada too!
silversnowflake silversnowflake 7 years
Its so sad that we take a huge step forward with Obama and a huge step backwards with prop 8... I live in Florida too and I'm not proud of this state at all. I wonder if people were focused on what person would be elected to presidency to really notice what else they were voting for...
wren1 wren1 7 years
Daria, same here! :( :( :(
mondaymoos mondaymoos 7 years
Same issue here in Arizona, aka Daria. :( I'm very disappointed.
aka-Daria aka-Daria 7 years
i cried when i saw the polls for prop 8...i was on a high that my state of cali backed obama...but disappointed and confused as hell that the same state banned gay marriage.
Dublin62505 Dublin62505 7 years
California. Arizona. Sad. Again, religious intepretations reign supreme here in Floriduh. How foolish and ill-informed of voters not to understand Amendment 2 affects ALL couples. I'm embarrassed as a Floridian. Hate is not new to Florida, now its apart of our Constitution.
TidalWave TidalWave 7 years
that makes me sad about prop 8 and i don't even live in ca
Marni7 Marni7 7 years
wait- YES on prop 8?!?!? WTF!!!!!!!!! that makes me sad
Marni7 Marni7 7 years
YES WE DID baby!!!I cant stop smiling today
bluesteyes bluesteyes 7 years
CHANGE!! A good word right now
President Obama Statement After Police Killed in Baton Rouge
President Obama Speech at Memorial For Dallas Officers 2016
Obama on Killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile
President Obama's Candid Photos | Video
Obama Won't Visit Campuses That Don't Investigate Rape
Best Photos of Obama During His Presidency
Obamas Fourth of July Pictures

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Love
X