Not as analytical as other posts, just something worth reblogging. The author comes to the conclusion that because voters don’t vote in off years, parties like the Tea Party get disproportional influence. Like, I’ll do it. I’ll vote in the off year. If it’ll keep some tea party nut job out of office, I’ll do it. Shit, I won’t even look at the issues. Just a very simple test. Are you nuts? Yes? I’m voting for the other guy.