The more extreme two viewpoints are, the more illogical any compromise will be. The closer the viewpoints the more logical a compromise will be.
With that said, our government produces extremely illogical legislation because of the extremes in philosophies represented. But, are these extremes representative of the people? With a 10% approval rating our legislative body by pure, as Sherlock Holmes always says, “deductive reasoning” is not representing the views of 90% of America, only their point of view!!! See something wrong with that America??? – N.P.Contompasis