Quote of the Day

“Every election is determined by the people who show up.”

– Larry J. Sabato, Pendulum Swing

About vonMesser

Retired from the US Navy (21 years) and state (20 years). Recently remarried after being widowed for 5 years. 2 daughters, and a step-daughter, all functioning adults). Graduated from college after the Navy with BA in Education, psychology, Economics, History and Political Science. Teach Hunter Safety for Washington (since 1991) and do historical reenactments for Civil War, WW-1and WW-2.
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7 Responses to Quote of the Day

  1. I.R. Wayright says:

    And by some who how up more than once.
    But mostly by those that count the votes.

  2. Popular Front says:

    “Every election is determined by the people who show up.”
    Did that man get paid for stating the effing obvious?

    • Hardnox says:

      That’s why VM get’s the big bucks. 🙂

    • vonmesser says:

      I think what’s important here is not how many supporters you have, or how enthusiastic they are, it’s whether or not they bother to show up and vote. Look at the difference between Hillary and Bernie and their supporters. Yes, I know, Hillary cheated. But many many Bernie Babies didn’t vote.

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