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Rainn Wilson: Take Back Tuesday!

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Our friends at GOOD and the awesome folks at SoulPancake put together a hysterical video (keep reading to see it) starring Rain Wilson to explain how incredibly stupid it is we vote on Tuesday.

There is absolutely no good reason whatsoever to vote on Tuesday. Not joking. And in the United States our voter turnout is horrendous, it ranks near the bottom of all countries in the world.

Here’s the blurb from Wilson’s video:

SoulPancake & Good team up to bring you this important announcement about election season.

We agree!

We’ll be working closely with GOOD on their Take Back Tuesday campaign, so stay tuned.

For more of the ridiculous details about why we vote on Tuesday, watch this TED Talk.

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