Robert Stein 1924-2014

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Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Defective Decade, Take Two

In the past ten years, to hold the second most powerful position in the nation, Americans cast more than a quarter of a billion ballots for such leaders with outstanding qualities as (in alphabetical order) Dick Cheney, John Edwards, Joe Lieberman and Sarah Palin.

This could not have been what a twentieth-century Vice President of the United States, John Nance Garner, had in mind when he declared that the position was "not worth a bucket of warm piss."

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Oh come now. We all know by now that voting is a superfluous idea. A farce, actually.
I just found your blog.
Like it a lot.
signed,
CurmudgeonOfTheYear