You're not consenting to anything just by casting a vote. Just like you're not consenting to the tax system just by paying your taxes. And yes, it is fair game to blame non-voters for the results of an election, especially when the margin between two candidates is much less than the number of non-voters. Think about where Ron Paul would be if all those that attended his campus rallies came out to the polls. You can't complain about your team losing if you sit out the game.
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