How many decisions in our day-to-day lives would we like to be made through majority rule or the democratic process? How about the decision to watch a football game or "Law and Order"? What about whether to purchase a Chevrolet Volt or a Toyota Prius? Would you...
Seawolf, I still think it was a botched kidnapping, coordinated between Carney and al-Qaeda. They were expecting little or no armed resistance, and when the ex-SEALs opened fire, it sparked a firefight killing the Ambassador. At that point, it escalated into an effort to kill as many Americans as possible in retaliation. The "video excuse" was thrown in to obfuscate, kinda like the "abused women" against Cain, and the "long term affair" by Petreaus. Obfuscate, deflect, delay, eventually the "reality tv" set will forget about it, even when the naked truth comes out.
President Barack Obama narrowly defeated Gov. Mitt Romney in the popular vote 51 percent to 48 percent. In the all-important Electoral College, the difference was larger, with Obama winning 303 electoral votes and Romney 206. Let's not think so much about the election's outcome but instead ask: What's so good about democracy and majority rule?
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