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Tell Me Again Why Democracy Is A Good Idea

by @ 9:09 pm on July 29, 2009. Filed under Dumbasses, Politics

When the vast majority of the voting public comprises people like this:

H.L. Mencken put it best:

Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.

H/T: The New Editor

6 Responses to “Tell Me Again Why Democracy Is A Good Idea”

  1. Max Udargo says:

    I agree with everything she says when I’m really, really stoned.

  2. Matt the Great says:

    Now I understand how the East Coast is so wealthy. It’s, like, ya’ know, all that slave labor and China.

  3. tmana says:

    Did she, like, go to school, like, ever? Did she miss the classes on logic and reasonable thinking? The sort of argument and analysis that is required in high school English class? Did she skip out on an entire four years’ of American History and consumer information?

    Good thing she didn’t grow up in New York State: she’d have failed the Regents’ exams.

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