posted on Mar, 1 2016 @ 09:51 PM
To begin, I'm a Canadian, so my view doesn't really matter. Within our own country I have found over the years that most people expect the
politicians to either be, or become corrupt. Even folks who are happy that their candidate wins often become embittered by the policy choices that
But when it comes to American politics, there are so many people around the world who watch on, because the US has such a large influence on so many
other countries, and there are so many people who feel utterly baffled by the things that go on there. I remember back in 2004 hearing an interview on
cbc with an election official from either the state of Washington or Oregon, (sorry can't provide the Source due to time and memory,) wherein the
official related that they had recently found that the contractor in charge of their computerized polling system, had served prison time for computer
fraud. Not only that but the program system had built in backdoors that could only be accessed by the contractor's employees, not by any official,
and that it was too late to replace the system due to time. This interview took place in July or August and I thought; "Ummm, you don't have some
paper and pencils?"
Today, once again people around the world are watching on as this show seems to be turning into Trump vs. Clinton, and are asking themselves: " What
the @#@+ is wrong with these people? " There is still some time left before you make your decision so hopefully things work out. But considering the
corrupt backgrounds of both of these candidates, one can only wonder what is going on in the heads of their supporters.