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    • e l pratt
    • 30.11.10 | 15:45 (IST)

    Nonsense! All politics should be absolutely transparent. If it were so, most of the corruption would simply go away. Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. That is the reason that term limits are mandatory and that ordinary people should never be debarred the right to keep and bear arms. If you can't remove the crooked politicians with a ballot , then you can remove them with a bullet. Sic Semper Tyrannis. Declaring that there is such a thing as an honest politician is as asinine as declaring that there is such a thing as an honest lawyer or an honest used car dealer. Thieves! Every damn one of them!

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    First published 01:41 30.11.10 | Last updated 01:41 30.11.10
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