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absinthe48 Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 4:59 AM
Elections are all about turning the fat hogs out and letting the thin hogs get a chance to slop at the trough. What are we going to elect in place of lawyers? Community activists?
Scrap Iron in Texas Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 6:54 AM
How about we eliminate elections for representatives?
Just pick one eligible person from each district and they serve for one term Sort of like jury duty).
They have to do their best, and then they go home and we pick another.
Return the selection of senators to the states (repeal 17th amendment).
The only thing we vote for is president.

We’ve already established that no one will go to jail over $40 billion turfing of the brokerage firm MF Global, one of history’s largest bankruptcies.

MF Global died by the hand of the former Jon Corzine, the former golden boy at Goldman Sachs, the former Senator, the former Governor, the former Obama guru with a master’s degree from the University of Chicago; the sage with the Sixties beard wrapped in a custom-made Burberry suit and tie.