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The idea would combine nicely with voting in the elections, too - given a casted vote has more impact than leaving a comment under a news article ;)



The days of voting literacy tests are not exactly a bright point in American history.


Every thing you can think of has been misused at some point in (not necessarily American) history.


That's very true. I should clarify that in addition to its history designing a test to selectively disenfranchise voters seems not the best to me.


It’s all about context, though.




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