You are right on point, Sara. Too many people are quick to make the perfect the enemy of the good. Sure Hillary is lightyears away from perfect, but Trump is standing right next to the gas chambers with hate and violence dripping from his words — lock her up, torture is a good thing, I would bomb the shit out of everything, let’s round them up ….

It is egotistical bull crap to think that it is not one’s moral obligation to vote for the lessor of two evils and instead to vote for some much purer but insignificant candidate as a protest vote.

Think about how you would feel — as a Jew in 1933 Germany if you hated the Nazi party but didn’t like the only other party with a chance to defeat the Nazis, but instead voted for what you perceived was a better party — after it was too late.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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