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Nothing unusual about this — readers are a step ahead of the Herald’s opinion staff.

While we’ve were talking about ways to get Mid-Columbians engaged in a conversation about this year’s presidential election, Herald readers didn’t wait.

Barack Obama’s victory in the Democratic primary contest inspired Tri-City Forum blogger mrsbender to launch ELECTION 2008: LET THE WILD RUMPUS START!

Another thread What about the primaries? seems to be morphing into a post-primary political discussion.

Anyone registered with is free to jump into the conversation at

It’s a great place to defend your candidate and point out the flaws in the opposition. But you don't have to be a political junkie. Users can start their own conversation on any topic.

Jump in and see what you get started.