Here’s a great Facebook exchange I just had with a student:

Him: Chris wants everyone to remember that every election is between a giant douche and a turd sandwich, regardless of how awesome you think your candidate is.

Me: That is so true. Hey look, I know who I’m going to vote for, but I don’t believe they’re perfect.

Him: Yeah that’s my biggest thing. Every politician is better than some for certain groups of people, and all of them have flaws. I just don’t like when people act like “their” candidate is the only reasonable choice.

South Park really does have so much to teach us.

Me: Word up.

Yeah, I’d really like to see “Word Up” make a comeback. Here are the relevant clips from South Park. Just as relevant today as four years ago: