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Rotavele October 22nd, 2014 9:21pm

You're a congressman and a bill comes up to instate a test to find out who is "educated enough" before they can vote. You would vote:

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jamichl Seattle
10/24/14 6:44 pm

This is the text book definition of Fascism.

FATSHADOW Cyborg Gorilla
10/23/14 12:50 pm

I would love this, but its wrong so I'd Nay the shit out of that Bill

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PrinceOberyn Tower of Fate
10/22/14 6:50 pm

God yes. This country has been run into the ground by stupid. Please let this happen.

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FacePalm That Trick Never Works
10/22/14 2:59 pm

Nay, if you want an educated voter make sure you have an educated citizenry.

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swervin Maryland
10/22/14 2:59 pm

I vote yes, even if it will be unfair to republicans. (we are uneducated, after all)

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Rotavele Alabama
10/22/14 3:03 pm

I think it would be equally unfair because many democrats are poor and subsequently can't afford college and the likes.

swervin Maryland
10/22/14 5:29 pm

All I hear from the democrats is how the average democrat is more educated than the average republican.

thatsmyname
10/22/14 2:57 pm

Stupid people should have representation too.

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Rotavele Alabama
10/23/14 9:39 am

I know it's probably inhumane and ignorant to say this, but I'd love to see their protest signs and all of the mis spelled words.

thatsmyname
10/23/14 1:20 pm

Haha yes, it would be pretty funny :)

bethanyq Ess Eff
10/22/14 2:51 pm

Um no. That sounds an awful lot like those selectively-administered civics tests they used in the Jim Crow era.

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thatsmyname
10/22/14 2:58 pm

Yes, that's immediately what my mind jumped to.

susanr Colorado
10/22/14 2:35 pm

Absolutely not.

Promote the heck out of (nonpartisan) voter education! But never, *ever* presume to "test" voters to see if they're "educated" enough.

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Torfin Never Behind
10/22/14 2:28 pm

As much as that sounds reasonable even dumbarses deserve to be able to vote.

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Skarface69 Retired
10/22/14 2:26 pm

Ew, why would I be a congressman?

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Rotavele Alabama
10/22/14 2:28 pm

Because you have to vote on this.


I could have made it where it was just asking if you approve I guess.... Idk what I was thinking, I think I was just role playing a bit.