A national referendum – “Giddyup 409, or a war somewhere?”

From Old Jules at So Far From Heaven:

So Far From Heaven

Hi readers.  The cats and I were thinking about how, if we didn’t have representative democracy we could deal with priorities directly by national referendum what with 21st Century communications.  Decide important matters directly based on what Slippery Sal the Waterfront Gal, Professor Hoodwink, Carlos the hamburger flipper and Daddy Warbucks all want for the best of everyone.

  1. Would you rather have $1 per gallon gasoline and go back to driving Rocket 88s and Giddyup 409s, or have a war somewhere?
  2. Would you rather have a job, or have everything imported from China?
  3. Would you rather deal with a multi-national bank, or have your financial affairs with a state or local credit union?
  4. Would you rather have a War on Drugs and more prisoners in the slammers than anywhere else in the world, or would you prefer to let people make some lousy decisions in their personal lives?
  5. Do you…

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2 responses to “A national referendum – “Giddyup 409, or a war somewhere?”

  1. Do you mean we could actually vote? I’m not sure that’s really what I’m doing.

  2. That was me, the squid, Jeanne. Not sure why it didn’t log me in. Probably didn’t like my comment.

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