Recently we found that in USA, after Obama won the elections, how gracefully the leaders of the two opponents accepted the outcome. Last time, after the elections, we had seen the disgraceful behavior of senior leaders of the loosing party. A very senior minister from the loosing party described Man Mohan Singh as an eunuch. The winner this time will be either NDA or UPA. Whoever wins, do you expect after the elections, we shall once again see the same disgraceful behavior and utterances
REpublican mud slinging gets pretty obnoxious. Unlike Indian politicians, they don't scream their lungs out in public, but go around doing it in neighbourhood- neighbourhood level.
I was in US in Clinton's election. In Corona heights- California (the most cosmopolitan of the US states)...we had Republican candidates who'd blatantly spread hate propaganda such as "now that the evil democrats are in power be VERY afraid when you send your daughter to play in the parks because those liberals (democrats) are buddies-buddies with 'criminals' from 'criminal areas' like Crenshaw BOulevard (area dominated by working class Blacks)."
In another instance, in Pennsylvania, in Harrisburg city (its capital) the eastern part is "urban working class- d ...more