Former MAGNUM, PI star Tom Selleck has vowed not to follow in the footsteps
of a number of his fellow footsteps by keeping his political opinions to
The actor, who recently played former American President DWIGHT D
EISENHOWER in TV movie IKE: COUNTDOWN TO D-DAY, is a registered independent who
feels telling fans who to vote for in the upcoming presidential election is not
He says, "My plan at this point is just to be a good citizen and vote,
unless something strongly motivates me.
"I don't have any appetite for the kind of politics that says the sky will
fall if you vote for the other guy.
"I don't think it's ethical to go out on someone else's nickel and use the
opportunity to air my political views."
Selleck remains active with the CHARACTER COUNTS COALITION, which promotes
childhood education in ethics.