Reason is dead.
Logic is gone.
All that is left is feelings, nothing more than feelings ...
Solvency is on the brink and the electorate are worried about birth control.
Iran is on the verge of nuclear weaponry and the electorate is interested in likability
Debt is piling up and the electorate want to eliminate those that actually employ them.
We have created a dependent class and they voted for more goodies. What happens when those that make the goodies stop?