Hands up who can guess why Kevin Rudd wants to reduce the voting age to 16 or 17? Could it be because the "yoof" of today are all brainwashed by their schools into thinking we have to "tackle climate change"? Or because the "yoof" of today think that pointless gestures such as Earth Hour, heavily supported by the educational establishment, actually makes some discernable difference to the climate? Or because the "yoof" of today are too naïve and inexperienced to see the damage an ETS would do to Australia's economy? Or maybe because the "yoof" of today would therefore all vote Labor?
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