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Democracy and Majority Rule

Reginald10 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 2:01 PM
Remember ". . . and the meek shall inherit the Earth"? Isn't democracy (of some form) exactly that - the humble having rule over the land?
Illbay Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 2:47 PM
The flaw in your logic is that the majority are "humble."

Nothing could be further from the truth. The majority are arrogant, selfish and self-entitled.
OBAMA-DRAMA Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 2:45 PM
What you note is something quite different and to occur only after Armageddon.
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?

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...