TO LABEL THEM CORRUPT WOULD BE REDUNDANT

Consider the following sequence from Blazing Saddles, where Hedley Lamarr is recruiting a criminal army for the destruction of Rock Ridge:

Hedley Lamarr: Qualifications?

Applicant: Rape, murder, arson, rape.

Hedley Lamarr: You said rape twice.

Applicant: I like rape.

If you want to know why the adventure in Iraq has become an exercise in futility and corruption, then you need only to scrutinize the people the Bushies have hired to carry out the business. If you want to know how the Bushies are going to manage their announced massive recovery plan for the Katrina- and flood-stricken Gulf region, then you must do the same.

For a very good overview of this H.R. Department from Hell, you need look no further than Billmon:

Beyond Satire

2 comments on “

  1. Deb says:

    love the posthate the lack of responsible leadership

  2. Steve says:

    “You’re doing a heckuva job, Brownie”!This is officially the “Blazing Saddles Administration”

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