Don’t Vote: It Just Encourages the Bastards – P.J. O’Rourke on politics and politicians
“We should remind ourselves of the purpose of voting, says P.J. O’Rourke in his new book. “We don’t vote to elect great persons to office. They’re not that great. We vote to throw the bastards out.” With mid-term elections just around the corner, he takes a long hard look at politics and politicians, and he’s pretty disgusted with it all… read this: “You can remove morality from politics like you can remove the head from a chicken, and they’ll both keep going – politics much longer than the chicken.” Need we say more?
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