August 20, 2016
What if they gave an election and nobody came?
I have read of people whose conscience won't let them vote for Trump. They say they'll vote in the down-ticket races, just not the presidency. On the other hand, if you don't vote for Trump, it's alleged to be a vote for Hillary. And if you don't vote for Hillary, it's like voting for Trump. If you vote for a third person altogether, it's wasting your vote, unless you believe in making statements or in miracles. So, conscience voter, I understand your quandary. I don't blame you for not wanting to vote for a president at all. Someone will still be elected. The Oval Office won't be left empty when Obama departs next January. Someone is going to be our chief executive and commander-in-chief – probably someone utterly unfit for and unsuited to steering our nation through current and future crises. I cannot recommend how you should cast your vote. Not voting, however, does not exempt you...(Read Full Post)