Because it’s one of the few opportunities you have to shape your own reality. That’s the only reason I need.
But also? If you vote, you get a sticker. And at some polls, candy. I myself have already voted, and at my voting place I got BOTH a sticker and candy. Also a pen and a notepad. I mean, come on, how can you not vote with all the free stuff that comes with it?
There are lots more reasons to vote, though, and you should read them over at Colleen’s place. Thanks, Colleen, for putting this together.