Then again, the same can be said for the volunteer soldiers and all those who give the orders; the law enforcement types and all those who give the orders; the judges; the professional liars who stock the media ranks; and, of course, the humans that comprise the power structure of Corporate America.
Just about everything aspect of the US and global culture (e.g. raping the environment, the propaganda machine, avaricious materialism, insatiable military conquest, sexism, homophobia, racism, patriarchy, etc.) adds up to death and destruction. Yet we—the species with the allegedly superior cognitive skills—opt to spend our time getting worked up over which wing of the corporate party gets more votes on the first Tuesday in November.
Joe votes Republican. Joann votes Democrat. Nothing changes.
Jane loves Glenn Beck. John adores Jon Stewart. The planet remains in peril.
Joann and John think Obama is the cat's meow. Joe and Jane agree with Newt. Big picture: It makes no difference at all.