Reminder: It’s Election Day

Posted to Miscellaneous  |  Nathan Yau

A quick reminder — it’s election day in the United States. If you’re registered to vote, take the few minutes out of your day and go put in some ticks at your nearest voting place. If not for the presidency, at least go vote for your local candidates and propositions.

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