H/T to Connecting the Dots
This separation of power and responsibility is endemic in the 21st century (see Tea Party and the debt-ceiling crisis), leaving so-called leaders to take all the bows and, when things go wrong, hide behind the stupidity and/or stubbornness of their followers.
For the rest of us, there are few outlets for frustration at this lack of accountability. The clown who pie-pelted Rupert Murdoch is reminiscent of the Iraqi journalist who threw shoes at President Bush in Baghdad during his last month in office.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
One Pie In The Face Equals A Shoe At The Head
I thought this tidbit was funny with my coffee during this morning's read through: