Are American voters dumb?

Throughout the ages, brilliant thinkers have depended on less educated cadres to fight their wars. Rather than battles being fought by noble men from prestigious families, wars of attrition are fought by wise men with a surplus of needy participants on the front lines.   Through selfless sacrifice of one’s own life for liberty came the entitlement to liberty and the right to have an opinion. However, is the mere sacrifice of one’s own life enough to entitle them to policy decisions and the right to contribute to who runs the…