I, for one, will never understand the appeal of a third-party vote in a two-party system. I can appreciate one’s disapproval of the two major parties. I can understand how voting GOP or Democratic might just seem like picking the lesser of two evils. I get that. I feel your frustration.
That said, I don’t understand why voting for a Gary Johnson-type would be a better move than choosing one of the two candidates who most closely resembles my priorities. I mean, let’s face it — Gary Johnson has no chance of winning the presidency. And he didn’t seem to mind being a Republican… that is, until he lost the primary bid.
So why on earth would I vote him now, given all that’s at stake in this election? Let me know your thoughts in the comments.
Here’s the latest from the Johnson campaign — the beginning of which looks more like an ad for adult diapers: