We The People Petition Signature Requirement Bumped To 100,000
It's possible to have a democracy in which every decision is made by majority rule, but the majority is dissatisfied with the majority of the decisions. You just have to have a small percentage that wins all the time.
Pegasus and Mercury Circling the Drain
From http://www.vandenbogaerde.net/pegasusmail/dh_upd1. html:
"I will probably never be able to describe just how horrible it has been to be me for the last three or four years, and I certainly will not insult you now by attempting to do so; suffice it to say that anything must be better than this dubious existence. [...] I will be shutting persephone down for an indeterminite period while I try to work out whether I have a future."
That sounds to me like the guy is borderline suicidal. It's sad.