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The Electoral College, Under Attack

disecke Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 8:29 PM
Obviously they benefit. Don't be a moron. Ethanol power is bad for the environment, bad for consumers, and bad for downstream industries, corrosive to engines, and unpipable, and also requires more energy to create per gallon than a gallon of ethanol gives - there is nothing positive to be said about it. But while there is no doubt that it is bad for the nation as a whole, we are stuck with mandates for it. Why? Because Iowa is of importance in national elections as a swing state, where CA, already paying too-high gasoline prices, is generally not. Do you even use your brain before you post?

As Tuesday’s election ticks ever nearer, my fervent wish is a solid electoral college win for Mitt Romney. Not to get greedy, but I’d like it in the bag before the wee hours of Wednesday morning.

I hope this is not asking too much. October’s poll swing and a broadening visceral sense tell me this election may not feature the nail-biting closeness we have been told to expect for months.

But if we are to be ensnared by a down-to-the-wire finish, get ready for the attendant micro-focus on the Electoral College, and the resulting debate over whether it should...