And, yeah, it’s safe for work. Even though it is … oh, I’d better not say what I think of Howard Stern or this diary won’t be.
For those of you guys with dial-up, Howard Stern’s man goes out into Harlem and asks people whom they support. When he finds an Obama supporter, he attributes McCain’s positions to him and asks if that is why he supports Obama. They are on tape saying that they support Obama because they support the right to life, a victorious end to the Iraq War, oppose stem-cell research, and think that Sarah Palin will make a great VP.
I think as a precondition of being allowed to vote, you must have either paid real estate property taxes or paid income taxes at least two of the previous four years. At some point, the people who have a real stake in the operation of our government should have the voice as to its operation.
My mom says that you don’t have an obligation to vote. You have an obligation to get informed. Then you will vote. Some people should listen to my mom.
As George Carlin said, ”Think about how stupid the average American that you meet is, and then realize that half of them are dumber than that.” (quote stolen from Rachel Lucas commenter)
We are so hosed.
h/t Rachel Lucas