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View Poll Results: Are you going to vote this year?
Yes, I'm going to make arrangements to that I can vote. 25 65.79%
Yes, absentee ballot, I'm not missing out on voting. 7 18.42%
No, I'd rather let my fellow Americans vote for me. 3 7.89%
I have not decided whether or not I will be voting. 3 7.89%
Voters: 38. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 03-10-2004, 12:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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V-Day 2004 Poll

I'm interested to see HONEST opinions for those that choose to answer.

I know that this is an unscientific method, but still, it gets you thinking..

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Old 03-10-2004, 01:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I would like to thank those that have voted, your comments are also appreciated.

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Old 03-10-2004, 01:55 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Always vote, it's my voice. If it goes the other way, I can always complain, because I voiced my opinion, those who don't vote, don't have the right to complain.
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Old 03-10-2004, 02:12 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I vote in every election, regardless of whether it is local, county, state or national. I consider it to be one of the most important civic duties we have.
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so."
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Old 03-10-2004, 02:19 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I'm trying to decide which is worse--not voting at all, or not really caring and voting for the one who annoys me the least....hmmm...

Yeah, I'll probably vote anyway.
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Old 03-10-2004, 02:33 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I consider it my duty as a patriot to vote. Something that I haven't ever done, but intend to soon, is to start contacting my Representative and my Senators on issues that concern me - another duty that far too many shirk or ignore, in my opinion...
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Old 03-10-2004, 02:57 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I vote, i walk in get out the vote campaigns, i hand out pamphlets (on dem and rep nominees, not just dems, thank you ) and i urge anyone within 30 miles of me to vote. It's an important duty of every citizen.

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Old 03-10-2004, 05:41 PM   #8 (permalink)
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My opinion, if you don't vote you have no right to bitch about anyone that is elected.
One day an Englishman, a Scotsman, and an Irishman walked into a pub together. They each bought a pint of Guinness. Just as they were about to enjoy their creamy beverage, three flies landed in each of their pints. The Englishman pushed his beer away in disgust. The Scotsman fished the fly out of his beer and continued drinking it, as if nothing had happened. The Irishman, too, picked the fly out of his drink but then held it out over the beer and yelled "SPIT IT OUT, SPIT IT OUT, YOU BASTARD!"
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Old 03-10-2004, 06:18 PM   #9 (permalink)
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that's my view on the matter as well.

I like to bitch, therefore, i vote

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Old 03-10-2004, 06:27 PM   #10 (permalink)
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i like to get the "i voted" sticker and wear it all day
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Old 03-10-2004, 06:35 PM   #11 (permalink)
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you only wear it on the voting day????

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Old 03-10-2004, 08:12 PM   #12 (permalink)
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I have a responsibility to my own dignity to only vote for someone whom I believe in. As such, I have not decided if I will be voting yet as I'm not positive I feel comfortable putting my name behind any of the candidates yet.

Chances are that at the very least I'll hand in an empty ballot if it were to come to that.
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Old 03-10-2004, 09:57 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Originally posted by Jimmy4
My opinion, if you don't vote you have no right to bitch about anyone that is elected.
I prefer George Carlin's view that you DO have that right because you weren't stupid enough to vote for the morons in office

Seriously though, I will be voting, no matter what.
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Old 03-12-2004, 01:52 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Yup. This is the first presidential election i'll be able to vote in, so i figure i better put my money where my mouth is.
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Old 03-12-2004, 09:17 AM   #15 (permalink)
Location: Taxachussetts
I haven't missed a vote in the 19 years I've been eligible and certainly not missing this one. We need to take back our country from the religious right and as we learned 4 years ago, every vote counts!!!
Not only do I not know the answer...I don't even know what the question is!!!
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Old 03-15-2004, 10:52 AM   #16 (permalink)
Location: The Desert Southwest
I agree with Jimmy4. As a matter of fact, Jimmy4 has my vote for President...... My hat is off to all of those who take the time to vote.
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