Friday, December 03, 2010

Some Things Never Change: Politician Edition

In the middle of a PJB essay we find this:

...the [Spanish] minister had said of McKinley that he is "weak, and a bidder for the admiration of the crowd, besides being a ... politician who tries to leave a door open behind himself while keeping on good terms with the jingoes of his party."

The description of virtually every 20th/21st-Century President.

1 comment:

commoncents said...

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