My working metaphor for politics is gang rape. If 9 rapists and a woman are in a room and hold a vote, it's 9-1 in favor of raping the woman. If the woman doesn't vote, it's 9-0. Same result. But at least the victim doesn't have to sanctify the process that violates her rights. I am no longer going to go to the polls to give legitimacy to these criminal politicians.I hope he also decides to join those of us who will be washing down the ceremonial celebration of theft with a pint or a shot.
Monday, November 03, 2008
Lawson on Voting
Like me, Dr. Lawson has decided not to vote tomorrow (and possibly ever again):