So, Mr. Vidyacharan Patel of Mumbai has the choice of sharing his train with a wild monkey (who will probably try to steal his cigarettes) or a primate that looks like a monkey on a leash. It’s not much of a choice, but anyone with any sense would choose the primate on a leash.If that seems like a stretch, read her post. She has crafted a brilliant, very funny political metaphor. You won’t be able to get it out of your head. Plus, it makes a lot of sense.
Which is why, when every election rolls around, I vote for the Democrats.
Wednesday, August 02, 2006
The monkeys on a train analysis of the American two-party system and why politicians are not all the same
Check out what Sis at Shakespeare’s Sister does with this throwaway news story from India.