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Old 10th November 2017, 09:54 PM   #31
psionl0
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Originally Posted by JoeBentley View Post
If a society can support a year plus (as in does the election cycle in America ever really stop?) long election cycle (I don't think most Americans grasp how insane that is to other countries) with 24 hour news coverage we can stop pretending "We can't be bothered to actually learn anything about the candidates" is a demographic we should be concerned with.

Again we don't need a voting system that protects us from ourselves.
- Do you know what speeches your congress representative has made in congress?
- Do you know what speeches your congress representative has made outside of congress?
- Do you know your congress representative's voting record in congress?
- Do you know who your congress representative is?
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