Political Parties: Pick One — Either Way, You Lose

A black board saying Voting Day and a ribbon of American flag stickers which say I voted.
A black board saying Voting Day and a ribbon of American flag stickers which say I voted.
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  1. The Tea Party: look, I won’t even pretend to know what this was about other than that it was bad, weird, stupid, and very loud.
  2. Marxists/Socialists: A group I thought I might like but whose members seemed far to up-their-own-ass about everything that I never got a chance to unlearn the propaganda I’d been taught about their ideas.
  3. Unaffiliated: the option for, as I thought at the time, people who were so libertarian that they refused to be called libertarians lest that shove them into a box of some sort The Man built with their tax dollars.

I’m an IT consultant, I studied physics, and I enjoy securities analysis in my free time, when I’m not writing. He/him or they/them. BLM!

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