The Advantage to a Winter Election
It's snowing. It's snowing lots.
From all reports, this time the snow is going to stay; worse, it's going to build. Come January 23rd, there's going to be a lot of snow on the ground. Probably not snow-banks up to your eyeballs, but probably up to mine.
Thirty years from now, when your kids complain about anything, always remember that you'll be able to tell them...
"When I was your age, I had to walk 1100 meters through hip-deep snow just to vote!"