Originally Posted by bennwj
I think it was funny in 200 and 2004 when President Bush won both of those elections with 51% of the vote the media said the country was "divided". Obama wins with 52% this year and the country is "united".
Just to set the record straight. In 2000, Bush got about 49% of the popular vote. In 2004, he got about 51%. This year Obama got 53.25%
of these show a united country.
Then again, when Reagan won his first term he only got about 51%...