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Our right to vote!

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right to vote but don't hate! 
So to those who have been here awhile are probably very familiar with the political scene in America. To those who are new here welcome to the three ring circus that is the debates, the caucuses and the public shaming of candidates. Yep that's right. “It's not enough to win, but you must also make your neighbor fail.” Schadenfreude at its finest. It seems that politics here are just as much about ratings for television news shows and the selling of rags than they are for the real issues in hand. Bernie Sanders, a democratic presidential hopeful,said it best at a recent town hall gathering in New Hampshire. That the media are trying to goad the candidates to say terrible things about each other or things that are outrageous to make the headlines. Things are taken out of context and used against each other. Even within the same party. Baffling! 
Whether you relate to the Republican Party or the Democrats there's plenty of Fodder for all. Whet…