Well here we are, the election is over and the haters have been roundly defeated. While Obama is far from perfect, and much work needs to be done to advance Progressive causes, the results of this election are nothing but outstanding.
I believe the following quotation from Bill Clinton does a good job of summing up the essence of the Obama/Biden vrs. Romney/Ryan election, "We think 'we're all in this together' is a better philosophy than 'you're on your own."
This Bruce Springsteen song also pretty much sums up this election, and the times we are living in: