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Did you vote in 2000?

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cumhail

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The 2000 election has left me wondering whether or not my vote and the votes of the rest of us who are not in the Electoral College (or perhaps the Supreme Court, depending on whom you believe) count for anything at all. And if not, then why we should keep kidding ourselves that "presidential elections" are anything more than popularity contests.

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ElFenix

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Originally posted by: VioletAura
It is not like it will actually count for anything. I don't vote because the whole US political system and democracy is bs. Those in power do nothing but mislead the ignorant masses to stay in power and collect money from special interest.
demagogues arise in any system where the masses are asked to make decisions.
 

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