Saturday, February 20, 2010

George Will on the "dependency agenda" in politics. 

Video, equally amusing and serious...

"Envy is the only one of the seven deadly sins that does not give the sinner even momentary pleasure. Now you're counting through the list..."

"When the Agriculture Department was created it had one bureaucrat for every 227,000 farms. Today it has one for every 19 farms.

"A story is told about an Agriculture Department bureaucrat seen weeping in a Washington hallway. When asked, 'What's wrong?' he said 'My farmer died.'"
[HT: Viking Pundit]