Wikileaks, information, and zealously holding on to one's idols
A lot of people vote for Party X out of tradition and habit, devoting little thought to the process. And that's fine: since each vote matters *so* little, why bother? But what about the people who spend considerable energy trying to justify avid support for horrible candidates?
UPDATE: This article (salty but spot-on) from Ray Rieck (on the relevant FB thread)...and my response: