This year Super Tuesday is February 5th. Some folks are celebrating the distillation of a canidate others are just celebrating.
There are a butt-load of delegates at stake today:
The two dozen contests Tuesday were delivering 1,023 Republican and 1,681 Democratic delegates. The number needed to win the nomination: 1,191 Republican and 2,025 Democratic. (AP/Yahoo)
There’s the slushy factor to concider: the weather isn’t cooperating in many primary states. Absenteeism is at an all time high: thousands of troops want to vote. (Possibly to elect someone who will get their butts home.) And then there’s the stuper factor: it’s Fat Tuesday.