Living in a democracy, we are periodically cursed (blessed?) with election year mania. Occasionally, it all seems to amount to naught, and people have been heard to ask: "Isn't there another way?" Of couse there is. Different types of government abound. More than eighty varieties are presented below. As you read through them, perhaps you'll find one that sounds a little better than democracy. On the other hand, a look at these alternatives might be enough to renew everyone's faith in the electoral process.
"Pick a Government,"
Word Ways: Vol. 14
, Article 4.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol14/iss3/4