The election in 2010 will be most amusing. And 2012 is going to be the height of hilarity.
About 1/2 the electorate is apathetic about politics. If 20% of them decide to participate in the next election due to taxes and inflation.....
My first mate didn't want to vote for the Black Man for two reasons.
1. Disagreements about political philosophy.
2. All political questions would be turned into arguments about racism.
I think re: #2 she was on to something.
Cross Posted at Classical Values