Saturday, January 20, 2007

Yeah, I Can Dig That

"The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary." — H.L. Mencken

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2 comments:

disgruntled world citizen said...

Interesting quote.

I am going to be borrowing Brazil from a friend of mine this week. I've thought about buying it before. Criterion has a three disk set of it.

Anonymous said...

You make it sound like the gubmint is manufacturing issues so we don't pay attention to the man behind the curtain...
~BPP