"A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until the majority discovers it can vote itself largess out of the public treasury." Attributed to Alexander Tytler
All it would take to get politicians to start taking the average voter seriously would be for the re-election rate to decrease from the current 90%+ to 50% or less. If they knew the chances of them not even being a politician anymore were very real, they'd treat us far differently. Right now our threats are empty, they know it, and they treat us accordingly.
If, when defending your support for Donald Trump, and your response is,
"But but but... HILLARY!!!", then you lost the argument before you even began.
And you don't want to talk about hyperbole? It isn't speech - guess what - YES IT IS. For you can spew all you want all over your bloody forum but until you BUY a presentation to make it heard its not SPEECH its hyperbole. What an ignorant statement. You'd make the mullahs proud acting just like them.
"What difference" "does it make?"
You forgot the "Who?" option on the poll.
Sometimes I think we're alone. Sometimes I think we're not. In either case, the thought is staggering. ~ R. Buckminster Fuller
I want to say yes, but, his 2012 GOP choice (Newt Gingrich) didn't win the primary.
You can never be safe from a government that can keep you completely safe from each other and the world. You must choose.