How would you react if I said to you with a straight face:
“Don’t step out in front of that truck driving by.”
“Don’t forget to tip the waiter.”
“Here, let me show you how to open that car door.”
You’d be insulted. You’d bark back at me, “Do you think I’m stupid?”
And how would it go over if said, “well, you’re…Read More
Comedian Al Franken won his Senatorial race by 312 votes out of over 2.8 million votes cast.
That 2008 election proved that every single vote counts.
The 2000 presidential election came down to the state of Florida. Whoever won the Sunshine State’s 25 electoral votes would become president.
Out of nearly six million votes cast, George W. Bush won by only 537 hotly-contested votes. The vote was so tight, and the recounts so inconclusive, that legal challenges were filed by the Gore campaign. It went all the way to the Supreme Court who decided on the slim tally that favored Bush.
More than any election, the 2000 presidential election proved that every single vote counts …