Please read this entire post before voting in the poll. If you vote before reading the entire post, know that you are an idiot.
Turtledude thinks that you shouldn't be allowed to vote if you are not a net taxpayer (in other words, someone who pays more in taxes than they get back when they file their returns). He doesn't think it's fair that those who are not net taxpayers are permitted to vote for the politician who promises them the most goodies, since they're not feeling the bite of paying the taxes that fund those goodies.
I completely disagree with his position, but this got me to thinking. What if someone were to propose the following compromise:
Originally Posted by The Compromise
And now, the question I put to all of you!
If you were given the choice between voting FOR this compromise, or voting AGAINST this compromise, which would you choose?
This is a simple yes/no, with the obligatory nonsense option. You can explain your vote after you cast it, but this thread is not for the discussion of any option other than the compromise as described above.