[FoRK] My sentiments exactly...

Damien Morton dmorton at bitfurnace.com
Fri Jan 22 16:23:51 PST 2010


On Sat, Jan 23, 2010 at 10:52 AM, Bill Stoddard <wgstoddard at gmail.com>wrote:

> On 1/22/10 6:40 PM, Damien Morton wrote:
>
>>
>>>  Elections are still decided on a one-man one-vote basis.
>>
>> Money can buy you a lot of persuasive power, but it wont buy you a vote,
>> per
>> se.
>>
>>
>
> You underestimate the power of a well run propaganda campaign.


No - I dont - it is a reality that money buys persuasion, and persuasion
does work.

Its not a legally recognised reality though. As in, democracy is
one-man:one-vote, not one-man:one-unit-of-persuasion.


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