OF PRINCIPALITIES AND POWERS - Is This Really the Way Democracy Is Supposed to Work?

(11/07/2013)

By Tony Russell
taorivertony@gmail.com

“Hey, Ace, what’s up? I notice you don’t have a sign on your lawn for the governor’s race. That’s a first.”

“Yeah, well, I hate to say it, Ralph, but I think I’m gonna sit that race out. I notice you don’t have a sign in your yard either.”

He looked a little down. “To tell the truth, Ace,” he said, “I’ve been the dutiful citizen and held my nose while I pulled the lever one too many times. I’ve finally had enough. I just can’t find it in me to vote for either one of these guys.”

To finish reading this column, to see earlier "Of Principalities and Powers" columns, or to post a comment, click on this link   ofprincipalitiesandpowers  I'd appreciate hearing from you about the columns. You can post a comment below the column on the website, or you can e-mail me directly at   href="mailto: taorivertony@gmail.com ">taorivertony@gmail.com

If you enjoy a column, I'd greatly appreciate it if you would post a link on Facebook, your own blog, or any other social media you might use. I write with the goal of nudging the world toward becoming a happier, more peaceful place, and your help in reaching more readers would be a welcome boost.


Hur Herald ®from Sunny Cal
The information on these pages, to the extent the law allows, remains the exclusive property of Bob Weaver and The Hur Herald. information cannot be not be used in any type of commercial endeavor, or used on a web site without the express permission of the owner. ©Hur Herald Publishing, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017