Kevin72: by butthurt Republicans changing the electoral rules
macdaddy357: The "founding fathers", who some people worship in spite of knowing nothing about them, were rich landowners who didn't want to pay their taxes. Even being a white male anglo-saxon protestant was not enough under the oligarchy they set up. You had to own enough land to qualify to vote, enough that you would have been nobility in old Europe. They talked about liberty and freedom while setting up a system rigged to give only themselves power, and continued to own slaves.
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