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Mixing Ignorance and Democracy

eddie again Wrote: Apr 19, 2012 11:19 AM
romney could probably campaign quite effectively by simply proclaiming obama an incompetent, ignorant and indolent president. that is because mose american voters will base their vote on their impression of the candidates. if absolutely necessary romney can supplement this description of obama with examples of the failure of obama's energy policy and his employment policies, obama being publicly ignorant, and the number of days obama has spent vacationing, playing basketball, playing golf and partying both in and out of the white house. reduce the issues to the basics. immoral federal debt, incompetent deficit budgets, repeated attacks on free speech and religious freedom, a faltering economy (as evidenced by the price of energy and
This is an election year, which means all of us will spend the next few months carefully following the campaigns, finding out all we can about the candidates' proposals and pondering what issues are most vital for the nation's future.

Just kidding. Most of us wouldn't do that if you Tased us to within an inch of our lives.

In fact, many won't learn the most rudimentary facts about the people running for office and the policy issues they will have to address. Some of us will jump to believe any half-baked rumor or stereotype that confirms our prejudices.

We'll vote to reward or...