Back in 2004, I learned I was in the Southwest quadrant of Politopia.
I am still in the Southwest quadrant, according to the Political Compass (nearby the Dali Lama and Mandela)
This graphic of where the Presidential Candidates fall
illustrates quite well, I think, why
1) I am not thrilled with most of the Democratic candidates
2) Why I am even less thrilled with the GOP
3) Why some people say they see no difference between the GOP and Democrats, and refer to the US as a Single-Party system in disguise.