Okay, this is my last new years recommended resolution and then I'm done.
Albert Einstein said, "The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results."
How many years has the US Congress and Senate been made up of Republicans and Democrats. Every two years we decide we don't like the government and we switch our votes. After two years of dealing with Democrats and their flagrant big government money spending attitude we say, "I'm not voting Democrat this time, look where it's got us". So we side with the Republicans. After two years of dealing with Republicans and their flagrant big government money spending attitude we say, "I'm not voting Republican this time, look where it got us". So we side with the Democrats.
My recommended resolution for US Voters this year is to not vote Democrat and not vote Republican. I don't care who you vote for, but do something different. Quit being insane.
I personally have voted Libertarian for the last 10 years. Here is a good list of politcal parties in the USA. Go do some research and pick out your favorite. The Monster Raving Looney Party sounds interesting. I may have to go check them out.