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Awesome: 'The American Jobs Act OR Stimulus 2: The Stimulating' by Astaereth

AstaerethAstaereth Registered User regular
edited September 2011 in [2008-2012] Awesome Posts?
I realized yesterday that the problem with American politics is that we have a party of reasonable, flawed human beings, and then we have the party of Space Parasites. The Democrats are like "I propose we increase our economic stimulus in order to provide jobs," and the Space Parasites click their mandibles and counter-propose that we harvest all resources and then flee to a planet that hasn't been harvested yet.

And then the Democrats are like, "I don't know... What if we compromised and only sucked out half the lifeblood of our society?" And even that makes the Space Parasites angrily question the Democrats' commitment to Sparkle Motion. And then the public looks at both parties and then votes for whichever candidate has the sleekest proboscis.

Find more of my writing at The Thieves' Den.


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