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Old 14th March 2019, 07:11 PM   #4234
angrysoba
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
I have a theory that a lot of the best and brightest don't want anything to do with politics and that is why we are getting such bad leadership.
The joke is that the problems of the world are due to the fact that all the people who know how to run the world are driving taxis or cutting hair.

But right now I think I would happily replace Parliament with barbers and taxi drivers.
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"Evolution and Ethics" T.H. Huxley (1893)
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