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How true is this quote?

"If voting made any difference they wouldn't let us do it." Mark Twain

So, ...agree? disagree?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:15 PM on Sep. 14, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (7)
  • I think that he saw being "tongue in cheek" about that. He also said that when a child reaches 13 years old, the child should be locked in a closet and feed through the keyhole. When that child reaches 16 years old, you should plug the keyhole. He had such a sense of humor.

    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 6:13 PM on Sep. 14, 2009

  • HA LMAO!!!


    At this point, we have the power, many are either too lazy or too stupid to use it

    sweet-a-kins

    Answer by sweet-a-kins at 4:18 PM on Sep. 14, 2009

  • disagree
    ria7

    Answer by ria7 at 4:22 PM on Sep. 14, 2009

  • Agree. Our votes have nothing to do with anything besides MAYBE swaying the decision.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:32 PM on Sep. 14, 2009

  • On small scale or local elections, I believe our vote matters.

    On a national scale, not so much....maybe the popular vote and "proposition" type ballot questions (which are fairly local), but I'm pretty confident such things are decided LONG before Election Day.
    LoriKeet

    Answer by LoriKeet at 4:39 PM on Sep. 14, 2009

  • Hmmm. IDK...there was a prop on our last ballot that the general public didn't even understand the wording - and it passed. Whomever wrote the ballot proposition made it very biased in order to get it passed. It made getting future props being introduced nearly impossible for the common man. Oui - that one hurt...our vote matters but if people lack the understanding it kills liberty.
    AngelaKay

    Answer by AngelaKay at 4:54 PM on Sep. 14, 2009

  • To make a true difference you have to do more than vote.
    momandvet

    Answer by momandvet at 5:10 PM on Sep. 14, 2009

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