Originally Posted by Capt. Picard
As they say here in South Africa ... "Giving power to the people". Isn't that what a democracy is all about.
But what that really means is "average opinion" wins... Take 1 million stupid people, or 1 million "zeros", and let them vote. You will still get stupidity and/or zero. You will get Web 2.0 ;-)
Compare that to one genius... Single vote of a genius is always better than "giving power to the people" ;-)
"People" are stupid. Majority of them: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Normal_distribution