Billions are being spent on spectacle and hype, while close to one quarter of America's children live below the poverty line. Something is wrong with this picture.
I want President Obama to have four more years and I'll do my small part to help make that happen. I'll certainly cast my vote for him.But don't expect any pithy political observations or Monday morning quarterbacking from me on tonight's debate because I won't be watching. It isn't so much the candidates themselves, but the mean spirited sensationalism of the talking heads and big time bloggers just leaves a bad taste in my mouth.
Tonight I'm just going to curl up with a good book. I think I'll re-read The Hunger Games. It seems appropriate.