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Conventions Don't Matter -- and Mean Even Less

vmorales Wrote: Aug 31, 2012 5:03 PM
Your not alone in Cali, THERE are conservatives here, Democrats will eventually run the state into the ground and it will take conservatives to fix it.

Political junkies get excited about the Republican and Democratic national conventions, but for many Americans they provide a stark reminder of how out of touch our political system has become. The strange rituals and bad jokes seem oddly out of place in the 21st century, almost as strange as seeing an engineer use a slide rule rather than an iPad to perform some complex calculation.

While partisan activists tune in when their team's big show is on the air, most unaffiliated voters view the conventions as a waste of time and money. For the past week or so, everyone...