Lots of people vote based on externals esepcially when they don't know or are not confident of their knowledge of teh issues and teh candidates.<quoted text>
Who is they? Are we still talking about the dead white people who have junk like me and who used to run this country? If we are, do two wrongs make a right?
Wouldn't you say it reflects poorly upon me if you were running for office and I refused to vote for you, primarily because you are woman and your opponent is a man like me? Wouldn't I be labeled all sorts of names by folks?
In Cook County, people running for office, especially judge have changed their name to include an Irish name because Irishmen and Jewish names are elected