Comment: The less people showing up to vote...

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The less people showing up to vote...

The less legitimate the election progress looks, and rightfully so. I still go to my polling station and vote but I've long been skeptical of the reliability of voting machines. I work as a machine operator at a polling station and in 2012 I remember the election being called before I ever made it to the courthouse to drop off the numbers from the machines at the board of elections.

Granted, I do think that in most cases the counts are genuine insofar as the general elections are concerned save some rampant fraud in the major cities, but in the primaries it's less of a certainty. I respect people who don't vote out of right principles, and I think in the long run it is highly possible that more would be accomplished if NOBODY showed up to vote at all than if everyone in the country voted.

“My attitude toward progress has passed from antagonism to boredom. I have long ceased to argue with people who prefer Thursday to Wednesday because it is Thursday.” - G.K. Chesterton