Thursday, November 10, 2016

Breaking News - Election Results

From Blogville Election Headquarters . . . this breaking news bulletin.

After months of a wonderful, dignified campaign, and excellent voter turn out at the polls, I, Zaphod Beeblebrox, Electorial Judge and Poll Verifier Oz  are pleased to announce the winner of the Blogville 2016 election.

The next Blogville Mayor will be . . . .

ARTY from  with his running mate  Mabel from

We here at Blogville Election Headquarters we would like to thank Christmas and Oreo for their excellent campaign. We would also like to remember Angel Lexi who ran a great campaign until she was called to the Rainbow Bridge.

We would also like to acknowledge all the hard work our out going Mayorz Murphy and Stanley have done during their time in office. They have left big shoes to be chewed. We are sure Arty and Mabel are up to the task.

Congratulations Arty and Mabel!


  1. CONGRATS, Arty and Mabel! We're so happy you won! We had a pawsome time campaigning!

  2. What??? No angry demonstrations? SQUAAAAWK!

  3. Congrats to Arty and Mabel.


  4. Congratulations Arty and Mabel and well done all candy dates and everyone involved for a dignified and enjoyable campaign. Peeps could learn a lot from you doggies on how to conduct an election BOL - nose licks and love from Moth xx

  5. Congratulations to Arty and Mabel. Thank you to Christmas and Oreo and Angel Lexi fur running. The Blog posts all 3 candydates did throughout the election were very well prepared and made excellent reading material.

    (Our mommy has been going thru speech problems the past few months and it gets a bit depressing fur her at times; butt Blogville helped keep her mind positive. The election posts especially Debate Tuesdays, were very entertaining and it helped Mommy keep her mind off her speech problem and instead gave her a chance to smile and be happy. Again thank u Blogville and all those involved with the election. It meant a great deal to our Mommy.). Everyone in the election process deserves extra treats, they deserve it fur helping our Mommy!

    1. I hope your Mommy continues to find things to occupy her mind with happy thoughts as well as sees (or hears) improvement in her speech. ~Angel Lexi's Mom, Amy

  6. Hooray! Congratulations to Arty and Mabel! And of course to Christmas and Oreo for their part in what what a wonderful and wonderfully entertaining campaign.
    All the best for a fun term in office.
    Toodle pip!

  7. Well done to all our fur friends, its been a great funs campaign, actually could we do it all again next month? No? Okay butt I haf really enjoyed the debates
    Congrats to Arty and Mabel
    Loves and licky kisses
    Princess Leah xxx

  8. Hari OM
    WOOOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO.... but without doubt congrats are deserved by ALL concerned; this was an election campaign to be proud of; and of Christmas can run again next time round! Good work at the Electoral Commission too!!! Hugs and wags, YAM-aunty xxx

  9. Crikey ... Arty for mayor. How good is that but I can't help feeling Christmas as mayor would have been just as good. I bet it was close. Congratulations Arty AND Mabel, It's good to know Blogville is in such good hands, aye? And a big Thankyou to the Doodz for their wonderful handling of all of Blogville over the past 2 years. I think you blokes should have a big holiday now. Arty, aye? Crikey .... Perfect!

  10. Phod and Oz thank you for taking charge of the voting tally!
    We hope the Big Guy is doing well
    Hugs madi your bff and Mom

  11. Congratulations! We are proud to have gotten to know all of the candy-dates, Christmas and Lexi and their running mates. Everyone involved was so kind and engaged and it was great that the whole process was just a lot of FUN, not fuss, like the hoo-man camp pains.

    We look forward to this next year.

    Abby Lab

  12. congrats Arty&Mabel and so many thanks to all who made this election to a feast for all!!!

  13. Congratulations to Arty and Mabel and condolences to Christmas and Oreo, you did a great campaign..

  14. Congrats to Arty and Mabel! Well done Christmas and Oreo and Angel Lexi. We look forward to the new administration and also congratulate the Doods for being great mayors.

    We also want to thank Zaphod and Oz for working the polls for us.

  15. BRAVO AND CONGRATULATIONS to Angel Lexi, Christmas and Oreo, and MAYOR ELECT ARTY AND MABEL.
    THIS was a BEAUTIFULLY Run Camp Pain and Election.
    We want to THANK Zaphod and Oscar for their Electiion Day and NIGHT work... in service to Blogville as POLL WORKERS... They saw to it that our Election was run FAIR and Square and ON THE LEVEL... as IF there was ever any doubt that BLOGVILLE would do any less.
    We are PROUD of our Candy Dates, Poll Workers, and our CITIZENS...
    Mayorz Murphy and Stanley will see to it that we have a Peaceful transition of PAWer.. and we KNOW that Blogville is in FABULOUS PAWS..

  16. Congrats to all who ran and woofed in the camp-pain...and congrats to Arty &Mabel as the newly elected!! Hip-Hip-Hooray!!

  17. Grreat job by EVERYONE involved -- the candy dates, the past Mayors, the election staff, and all of Blogville who contributed to a clean and happy campaign!

  18. I am so honored to be part of Blogville, and will do my best to keep Blogville the great place it has become under the past leadership!! We bet is was a very close race and we want to thank Christmas and Angel Lexi for running such a clean and fun campaign! I would also like to thank the Vice Mayor Elect Mabel for being such a supportive (and cute) running mate!

    Thanks soooooo much Phod, for all your hard work of manning the polls and tallying and certifying the votes!!
    Mayor Elect Arty

  19. Whew! These elections were something else. A huge congratulations to our candy dates
    Lily & Edward

  20. Excellent announcing, Phod! Congrats to all the canidates. We know that they will work together.

  21. Congrats to all the candidates. They give us hope in a crazy political environment. Excellent announcement of both you an Oz. Well done.

  22. Good job Phod! Excellent campaign run by all candy-dates but we're happy the winners won! YAY!!!!!

    Hugs, Sammy

  23. I would like to "ditto" everything that Arty said! Thank you Phod and OZ and to our fellow candy dates - Christmas and Oreo and Angel Lexi!
    It was a great campaign season and Arty and I promise to
    Keep Blogville FUN!
    Bailey & Hazel too

  24. Congratulations to Arty and Mabel. We know they will have an excellent administration.

  25. Yes, congratulations to all. To Arty and Mabel for their new positions. To Angel Lexi and her running mate who sadly had to drop out. To Christmas and Oreo for the great campaign. And definitely to Murphy and Stanley for the great work they have done as Mayor. And to you for all your help with the election.

  26. Now this is a election result I'm happy about!!

  27. Arty and Mabel, I know you will have a wonderful term and really keep Blogville fun. Many congratulations to you both. Christmas, I believe you would have also made a great mayor (there were no bad choices) and are young enough to run again in future years. By the way, something to think about: although Lexi didn't always come in first in the things she did in life, in her own mind, she never lost. Love to all. ~ Amy

  28. 3 bum swings! 3 more!

    Congratulations Arty & Mabel!

    Nose nudges,
    CEO Olivia

  29. Awesome news! Congrats to Arty and Mabel!

  30. Wow, you did a great job handling our election! Thanks so much for your hard work to ensure a proper vote result. Congrats to all of our furiends who were involved.
    Grr and Woof,
    Sarge, Police Commish


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