Yes, it's probably futile because of the rigged electronic voting machines.
Yes, the Democrats are just as corrupt as the Republicans, only not as good at getting away with it.
Yes, as a country we are doomed to the government we deserve, since watching Dancing With the Stars and American Idol is so much more important than actually giving a shit about the people in office that are leading us down the road to national destruction.
Do it anyway. Don't give the fuckers in charge the satisfaction of just getting away with it.