A great piece by a friend and fellow Bartian.
This week, my fellow citizens in small-town (Bartlesville) Oklahoma, go to vote.
Yet the choice is not about Republicans or Democrats.
It is a bond issue that will attempt to shield our local schools from crippling budget cuts.
Turnout is expected to be very low.
And that’s a shame, because there are lots of reasons to be FAR more excited about a local school bond, than there are to excited about either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton.
Here are five:
- BECAUSE TRUMP IS GOING LOSE, NO MATTER HOW MANY FACEBOOK POSTS YOU WRITE.
He just is—and for lots of reasons. But mostly because we haven’t seen this kind of mind-numbing self-sabotage since Ryan Lochte called his mom from Rio. Given this, it would make more sense to direct your political passion to other votes at the state and local levels.
- BECAUSE UNLIKE THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE, THE MAIN OPTIONS DON’T FEEL LIKE A REQUEST…
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