“Skip the preaching, Howie! Just give me my blankety-blank cup of coffee.”
That was the reaction of many Starbucks customers when they learned that their morning cup of caffeine was going to be accompanied by an invitation to chat with their server about race relations in America.
If you think we have a bunch of low-information voters going to the polls now, just wait until everyone at least 18 years old is required to cast a ballot. We already know that most people who do vote have no idea who their congressman is. They can’t tell you the names of their two senators. And, of course, they don’t have a clue about the other names and issues they’re asked to decide.