Tech nerds are smart. But they can't seem to get their heads around politics.
Joyce Park stashed this in Silicon Valley
Addresses a lot of the most common things you hear techies say about (ick!) politics without being scornful. These include: both parties are the same, government can't create innovation, markets are always more efficient than governments, independent voters are less partisan, etc.
Yes, good article.
Politics would be a lot easier to understand if we could look at the source code.