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Is There a Libertarian Argument for another Four Years of Barack Obama?

RayTheAnarchoCapitalist Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 8:55 AM
Romney opposes abortion now. Who knows what his position will be in two months. Romney makes John Kerry look consistent.

From a rational perspective, the logical choice is not voting. After all, the odds of your vote making a difference are infinitesimally small.

But that’s if you view voting as an “investment” choice – i.e., you taking time and effort to do X in hopes of getting Y in return.

The other view is that voting is a “consumption” choice – i.e., something we do for enjoyment, like eating a hamburger or going to a movie. You recognize your vote almost surely won’t matter, but you do it because it gives you pleasure to vote for someone (or, in my...

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