25 September 2008

Spirits are said to be...

...especially buoyant at the XBOX "'Gears of War' Party" headquarters...

Austria makes history in the European Union on Sunday by becoming the first member of the 27-nation bloc to give 16-year-olds a voice in national elections.
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FROM THE COMMENTS:
"Lowering the voting age gives them representation without taxation - and that is grossly unfair to the responsible people who pay the freight."
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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

'Youth' has been extended into the late twenties, early thirties and beyond for some hippies. Only morons would lower voting ages to 16. The voting age should be raised to the point where people actually start contributing to the country.

Lowering the voting age gives them representation without taxation - and that is grossly unfair to the responsible people who pay the freight.

Neo Conservative said...

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with all the social and economic upheaval that is currently in the news... you have to wonder why this was a priority.

it certainly wouldn't be on my top ten list.

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