Why is voting day for American federal elections always a Tuesday? The answer is a bit obscure and has to do with buggies.
@FranJurga writes: And horses. You knew there had to be a horse....
I'm not about sure about this story--which is being repeated all over the web today. Would the men get back in time to participate in the market if they had traveled to the polls on Tursday? Or maybe the polls were set up in the market towns?
Do I overthink things?
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