Originally Posted by Odysseus
1. First of all I think this is exactly how ELECTIONS should be caste. I doubt it will happen but think about how much happier we would all be if our elections were based on issues instead of advertising? I was surprised by my findings but not "shocked". Imagine if third party candidates were treated as more credible candidates? Would Mitt have run if he knew he was this far out of touch with reality?
2. Isn't a much more beautiful world where there are more than two colors! I love the way this map shows more of the REAL America instead of the one sided crap view we are all taught.
People are taught that there are other parties and ideas, the key is that ballot access for those candidates and parties is much more harder to obtain. Something that the R's and D's worked on for years to make happen so that nobody else could interrupt their political hegemony.