Your excuse is very lame. Voting is a privilege that should not be taken lightly. It is also your fiduciary duty to vote. If enough people accept their responsibility and vote, the message WILL go across to the politicians...eventually.
AT&T does not want any phone that would outshine the iPhone as long as other carriers are not allowed to carry the iPhone. If as rumored, other carriers are allowed to carry the iPhone starting this Fall, expect AT&T to start carrying phones that will compete with or outshine the iPhone.
Hello Einstein, we are talking about spelling bee in this country, not India. Indian kids born in this country have the same accent as any other kid born here. Except when they talk they don't tend to use double negatives such as "I don't know nothing" like some of the population do.