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Were there such a thing as a national referendum, (and I shudder at the thought), now might be a good time to put forth a proposition to select congressmen, senators and agency heads by sortition, as Migeru has suggested. But we probably would simultaneously repeal the Bill of Rights.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Thu Feb 9th, 2012 at 03:45:36 PM EST
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