Jefferson properly understood how necessary it is for the survival of the republic that people understand the basic principles of limited government, our system of checks and balances, the concept of federalism, the essential foundations of our liberty and freedom.
An ignorant and uninformed society is susceptible to tyranny.
Popular culture often reflects society at large. So how informed is the current citizenry?
Snoop Lion, formerly known as Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Jr., Snoop Dogg, a rap “artist” provides you, the uninformed citizen, a concise list of reasons to vote against Mitt Romney and for Barack Obama. Warning: adult and inappropriate language (or at least I think it’s inappropriate).
Here is his list:
This is today’s informed citizenry.
We are doomed.
Oh, and isn’t it something that somebody named Snoop Dogg makes fun of the name Mitt?
Here’s the link to Snoop Dogg’s Instagram page where you can view the original just in case you think someone is making up this photograph.