Electioneering, Arm Twisting & Influence Peddling
― Abraham Lincoln
― Franklin D. Roosevelt
― Henry David Thoreau, On the Duty of Civil Disobedience
― Jesse Ventura
― Lyndon B. Johnson
― Grover Cleveland
|If you golf on election day — cast an absent-tee ballot.|
In a democracy, it’s your vote that counts.
In feudalism, it’s your count that votes.
Our country has been torn down the middle. We are being led down this path by leadership in Washington D.C.. Left to our own devices, I think we may have avoided it, but class warfare has broken out and it is ugly.
My mind was made up four years ago, not by the intervening four years. In another four years I will be fall into the category of a minority for the first time and I do not like it.