Yep, the best definition of “democracy” that I have ever heard: Two coyotes and a chicken discussing what is to be for breakfast. That is why we refer to election day as an “advanced auction of the stolen merchandise. — jtl, 419
The pretense that competition for control of the machinery of state power has been vested in “the people” is often seen in the realpolitick of state action. The process by which popular sovereignty is supposedly exercised (i.e., “democracy”) is not as complete as might appear.
– Jack D. Forbes
Recent events across the carnival of hokum midway make evident the nature of political systems, contradicting the articles of faith inculcated into the minds of…
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