It sometimes strikes me that some people see winning elections as an end in itself, without giving very much thought about why you are trying to win them or what you should do when you have. And paradoxically, it’s that kind of attitude that has paved the way for electoral disaster.
If all mankind minus one, were of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person, than he, if he had the power, would be justified in silencing mankind.
- @jpshaddock captures the dilemma well - could win easily if we wanted to, so choose not to and lament that we don't. about 6 hours ago from Carbon for Android in reply to jpshaddock ReplyRetweetFavorite
- There should be a Eurovision Lazy Journalism Contest. Douze points for every reference to 'political voting' about 6 hours ago from Carbon for Android ReplyRetweetFavorite