Nov 5, 2016

Where Are The Stickers?

This weekend, I left campus to spend some time at home (that's right, I'm back in the Field, ooooh baby!). As I live in a suburban area, that means that I have to rely on cars to get to places. This is a contrast to my life on campus, where I rely either on my feet or public transportation to get me to where I need to go. 

As the type of guy that is interested in politics, driving on the road at a time like this in a year like this always makes me excited. Why? Bumper stickers. And signs, those are cool too. In my area, you can always count on seeing predominantly Republican stickers/signs. 

But for some reason, I'm not seeing anything this year. What's up with that? I mean, there is that giant Trump/Pence sign up the street, and my sister got a Make America Great Again bumper sticker while trick-or-treating on Halloween (who does this?), but other than that, things are strangely quiet. 

Honestly, I was expecting to see a lot of Trump stuff. But I'm not seeing as much as I expected. It's true that when I do see a bumper sticker, it is for Trump 99.9999% of the time. This weekend, I have seen exactly 0 Clinton stickers or signs.

I was just expecting a lot more. Like back in 2008 or 2012, I remember seeing car after car adorned with a sticker advertising the driver's electoral preference, wave after wave of political yard signs. But not this year. It's very empty. Perhaps a symptom of having the two most unpopular candidates of all time?

1 comment:

  1. There might some different approaches according to place or knowledge. Your skills depends on how you got an opportunity and where you have trained. Personal or professional training might distinguish between each other. ป้าย ไวนิล

    ReplyDelete