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Wonder Who HE'S Voting For...?!

11/4/2008 11:25 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

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1.

Euromum    

ME OF COURSE :-o)

2117 days ago
2.

Sweety    

Obama 08" YES WE CAN!!!!!!

2117 days ago
3.

What?    

First family!!!! Obama 08.

2117 days ago
4.

people are so ignorant    

GO OBAMA!!!! :D

2117 days ago
5.

WTF!!    

OBAMA '08 & OBAMA '12

2117 days ago
6.

Euromum    

YEAR GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO FOR IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

2117 days ago
7.

YIKES    

GOD HELP US....

2117 days ago
8.

Sandbox    

I'll bet he voted McCain....when push comes to shove, I don't think even HE thinks he can handle the job!!

2117 days ago
9.

YIKES    

The Mrs. should have gotten up earlier and put on make up and fix her hair!!! YIKES...

2117 days ago
10.

euphony    

Obama '08 Oh Yeah!

2117 days ago
11.

D    

Oh no, you homos made a back pick. he doesn't support GAY MARRIAGE either. haha

he White House front-runner said in an interview with MTV he did not support same-sex weddings and believed "marriage is between a man and a woman".

But the Illinois senator reaffirmed his opposition to a proposition on the ballot in California that would change the state constitution to overturn a ruling that recently gave gay couples the right to marry.

"When you start playing around with constitutions just to prohibit somebody who cares about another person, it just seems to me that's not what America is about," the senator said.

"Usually, our constitutions expand liberties, they don't contract them," he added.

The Democratic presidential nominee voiced strong support for civil unions between same-sex couples "that provide legal rights to same-sex couples (so) that they can visit each other in the hospital if they get sick, (so) they can transfer property to each other. If they've got benefits, they can make sure those benefits apply to their partners."

He added: "I think that's the direction we need to go in. I think young people are ahead of the curve on this for the most part. Their attitude, generally, is that we should be respectful of all people, and that's the kind of politics I want to practice."

In the interview, Mr Obama described California's Proposition 8, which residents will vote on on Tuesday, as "unnecessary". Opponents of the measure hope Mr Obama's position will encourage voters in the Democratic state to defeat it.

The senator also opposes the federal Defence of Marriage Act that prevents states from having to recognise same-sex marriages performed in other states and voted against a federal constitutional amendment to define marriage as between a man and a woman.

The question about gay marriage was sent in by an MTV viewer on Saturday and put to the senator during a campaign stop in Henderson, Nevada. His answers on a range of subject were to be broadcast in a programme called "Ask Obama".

MTV News said it also asked Republican presidential contender John McCain to take part in a similar question and answer session but he turned down the offer. The Arizona senator also opposes gay marriage and backs legal rights for same-sex couples but supports the federal Defence of Marriage Act.

The Obama campaign has devoted extensive efforts to energizing the youth vote and is hoping a potentially historic turnout among young voters will help propel him to victory, although there has been little evidence of this in early voting.

According to the Pew Research Center, the Illinois senator leads his Republican rival 61-36 among voters aged 18 to 29.

Also in the MTV interview, Senator Obama answered questions on gun violence, civil liberties and ordinances that ban sagging trousers. "Any public official who is worrying about sagging pants needs to spend some time focusing on real problems out there," the senator commented. "Having said that, brothers should pull up their pants."

2117 days ago
12.

Sandra    

Barack the Vote!!

2117 days ago
13.

sm    

They showed him on TV for 15 minutes voting.... I guess he struggled because he's never made a decision in his life!

2117 days ago
14.

John    

#14, it's because the American voting process is a complicated one. In Canada, you mark an "X" and walk away.

Look at your 14 inch voting ballot.. hahahah oh man! get with the times, America.

2117 days ago
15.

StarrStruck    

Nothing worse than a socialist running for Pres. of the USA. This country is screwed!!

2117 days ago
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