October 7

We are going to have a work/computer lab day today.

Here's what you need to know and do today.

1-Don't forget there is a presidential debate at 9:00 tonight! It will be showing at the Gallery in the Connector!!!! And check out the predictions page and have the guts to make a political prediction.

2-What if the world could Vote? Check it out and vote NOW!!!!!!!!!! It will only take a second. Here's a fantastic polling data site. Check it!

3-Read this NY Times article and look at this graphic about the economy, read this Newsweek article about polling, and watch this New Republic video about voter registration by Thursday. Be prepared to discuss how the economy is effecting you and Americans' choices in the 2008 election and to discuss whether polls are valid on Thursday in class.

4-Read this provocative article about race and the election and make a post about race on the discussion threads by Wednesday at 11:55 p.m.

5-Work on your project!
The voting video is due on 10/10
The campaign volunteering is due on 10/20
The Election prediction is due on 10/16
The Film Festival work is due on 11/4
Voting day is 11/4!!!!! Whoot! Whoot!

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