Fighting in the Heart of Liberal Madison for life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. This blog will focus on liberal hypocrisy and the small, but significant victories of the right at the University of Wisconsin - Madison.

04 April 2006

Not Impressed

The anti-war referendum passed, yes, but the numbers are not all that impressive. With only 22,000 voting yes and a population of over 208,000, they barely got over 10 percent. In a referendum where it is change vs. a status quo, this shows that people, by in large, just don't care here in Madison. With voting the easiest way to express oneself, the anti-war folks really came up short.

Read more at LIB for results.

2 Comments:

Blogger Super Ego said...

well, what is even more astonishing is that the number of voters against withdrawing the troops is actually higher than the number for... although the number of counties makes it appear as though there is strong pro-withdrawal sentiment in the state. it seems to me this was nothing more than a publicity stunt for the anti-war crowd.

Mon Apr 24, 01:45:00 AM CDT

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

So i suppose pro-war folks came up really, really short?

Wed Apr 26, 03:14:00 PM CDT

 

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