No wonder politicians can get away with saying and doing some of the absurd things they do. Almost half the country is clueless and ignorant. How is this possible is this day of 24/7 media?

‘Obamacare’ Poll Finds 42% of Americans Unaware It’s Law

I really don't like the phrase "We the people" anymore. "We the people" routinely prove themselves to be fools.
“The more I read and the more I listen, the more apparent it is that our society suffers from an alarming degree of public ignorance” - Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor