Article: America's voting system is a disgrace

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    Interesting article by David Frum:

    America's voting system is a disgrace - CNN.com

    The article illustrates a dichotomy I've often marveled at: that the U.S. can be at both the cutting edge and toward the bottom of the totem pole, depending on the issue.
     
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    Because voting is run by government.

    duh

    Bug fucking surprise
     
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    Yeah, well, the point is to bring more attention to something that, while it may seem academic to you, most Americans are largely ignorant to.
     
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    It's like handing people blank checks with no real controls. What does anyone think will happen?
     
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    Privatize the vote.

    Let banks handle it
     
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    Opinion piece.. nothing to see here
     
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    Maybe because it is run differently by each state.
     
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    That is the stupidest thing I've read, in a very long time.
     
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    Yes it is.
     

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