A Guy Does Some Simple Math To Explain Why Saying 'My Vote Doesn't Matter' Is Actually A Bad Idea

Look, I get it. The system is broken. There's a choice between the lesser of two evils and another evil. Your vote doesn't count. I've heard them all. Now listen to why you are wrong. Especially listen at 2:44. Because he nails it.

You can find out if it's too late to vote here. Do it. And if you know any young people or you are one or you hope to know one one day, it'd be great if you shared this.

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This article originally appeared on 07.10.21

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