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wuushew Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-12-07 08:04 PM
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11. Voting validates the ideas that one believes in
and feels good. That alone is reason to do it.

Apathy is not an admirable trait. Try shaming your relatives.
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  -I have friends/family who don't vote because... Rude Horner  Jul-12-07 04:46 PM   #0 
  - k&r...n/t  Madspirit   Jul-12-07 05:11 PM   #1 
  - Madspirit, you made my day  Rude Horner   Jul-12-07 06:50 PM   #8 
     - I liked what you wrote!  Madspirit   Jul-12-07 07:12 PM   #9 
  - remind them nitwit stole the 2000 election by 500 votes in Fla.  npincus   Jul-12-07 05:13 PM   #2 
  - .  karash   Jul-12-07 05:52 PM   #6 
  - Thank you. Most of us do know it yet we are constantly having to remind people. Welcome to DU! nt  glitch   Jul-12-07 08:00 PM   #10 
  - The OPs point is they are going to ask "in what way?" does their vote count  tavalon   Jul-12-07 10:27 PM   #17 
  - if they don't vote, they are making sure nothing gets accomplished. If they do vote, there is always  uppityperson   Jul-12-07 05:18 PM   #3 
  - That's pretty much the only two reasons I have left to vote  tavalon   Jul-12-07 10:28 PM   #18 
  - "Why I'm Voting, While I Still Can"  TahitiNut   Jul-12-07 05:23 PM   #4 
  - Point out how the REPUGS are blocking any significant legislation and STILL covering for BUSH  emulatorloo   Jul-12-07 05:40 PM   #5 
  - I was one of those people up until 2000  Jed Dilligan   Jul-12-07 05:58 PM   #7 
  - Voting validates the ideas that one believes in  wuushew   Jul-12-07 08:04 PM   #11 
  - Dictatorship...people are finally starting to see what's happened.  NotGivingUp   Jul-12-07 08:13 PM   #12 
  - I'll also vote for Kucinich  notsodumbhillbilly   Jul-12-07 08:15 PM   #13 
  - There are much better ways to spend one's time than to vote for one corporatist pig or another. nt  NotGivingUp   Jul-12-07 08:16 PM   #14 
  - I really wish you'd send this post to Pelosi. K&R. nt  babylonsister   Jul-12-07 08:59 PM   #15 
  - "Democrat through thick and thin"  GuvWurld   Jul-12-07 09:21 PM   #16 
  - Ok, here ya go...  KelleyKramer   Jul-12-07 11:01 PM   #19 
  - FYI: Panel votes to restore Cheney funding  Amonester   Jul-12-07 11:48 PM   #20 
     - All right, you asked for it...  KelleyKramer   Jul-13-07 12:47 AM   #22 
        - Impressive list. I would like to know how many unconstitutional  Amonester   Jul-13-07 01:28 AM   #23 
           - Well, I think you just answered your own question on what to do  KelleyKramer   Jul-13-07 02:15 AM   #24 
  - Fil-I-Bus-Ter  sandnsea   Jul-13-07 12:34 AM   #21 

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