02-22-2016, 10:35 AM
Three Star General
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Join Date: Nov 2007
Originally Posted by Michael Cash
I hope Trump does win, this country can't get much fucking worse anyway. How much harm could he possibly do in 4 years? Probably a lot less than any of the alternatives.
I heard something the other day that made a lot of sense about politics in general. 99% of everyone in Washington is either a career politician (i.e. never had a real job) or a lawyer. How come we never elect professionals to represent us? How come we don't send engineers, doctors, entrepreneurs to Washington? The mess we have is a direct result of who we have sent and continue to send.
And that goes back to what I said about the President not really having much control over anything. Until as a group we start sending different people to represent us no matter who is elected President they won't be able to make any head way.
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