Why Voting In Detroit Is A Bigger Deal Than Your Car Insurance Payment

After I move the status of this rambling from "Draft" to "Now" and hit "Publish," I'm going to walk up to my polling place (St. Paul AME Zion Church on Dexter Boulevard), stand in line with everybody else in my neighborhood and vote in the Detroit primary. » 8/06/13 9:15pm 8/06/13 9:15pm

How Do You Plan On Getting To Your Polling Location?

Unless you live in Utah, you've probably been subjected to political commercials, robocalls, fliers, emails and door knocks claiming that this or that candidate is a socialist or a right-wing nutjob. Assuming the media crush hasn't completely dissuaded you from participating in the democratic process, you're going to… » 11/03/08 11:30am 11/03/08 11:30am

Would You Like a Sebring With Your Alderman? Voting in Car Dealerships

While most of use are probably used to voting in schools, churches and municipal buildings, voters in Kearny, New Jersey may find themselves voting in the middle of a car dealership showroom. Both a Dodge and a Chevrolet dealership will open their doors to those doing their civic duty (Ford dealerships hate democracy). … » 11/06/07 1:45pm 11/06/07 1:45pm