Posted tagged ‘Bad Policy’

And why not once more into the wellhead?

July 23, 2008

I’m not one of those who believes in a deity mindful of the fall of every sparrow, but if there were an entity who could order up divine retribution for self-inflicted stupidity, could it have resisted this?

(Editor’s note: it isn’t just Aeolus who seems to have endorsed Obama. The immutable legal principle of stercus accidit could not be denied. Hence, John McCain’s “I can drill everywhere I can think of to save you five cents a gallon in a decade–maybe” tour had to cancel its latest booking.

(Check out that last link for some actual substance from the invaluable Wilco 278).

Image: J. W. M. Turner, “Snowstorm,” 1842. Source: Wikimedia Commons.