10/24/2012 04:52 pm ET Updated Dec 24, 2012

5 B.S. Political Arguments You Hear Every Election Season

When presidential election season rolls around, it seems like everyone you know is suddenly a political-science major with a minor in being an asshole. As Facebook becomes a war zone, there are a number of arguments that will come up again and again. We're not going to try to sway you on any one issue, but you should know that there are some factual points that almost everyone gets wrong.

For instance, you'll keep running into people who think...