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Jonathan Bernstein

The Myth of the Ignorant Voter

It's not irresponsible to follow the party line.
You can do it.

You can do it.

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From the department of not understanding politics, Neil deGrasse Tyson tweets:

Tyson, a prominent astrophysicist and science commentator (with five million Twitter followers!), is criticizing those of us who rely on this kind of information to vote.