Sorry, I’m in election mode

I enjoyed this quote:

“Whereas the left wing tends to attract bleeding hearts, the right-wing tends to attract jerks.  Of course there are all sorts of fancy intellectual reasons why one might want to shrink government, reduce taxes, and curtail entitlement programs. But a lot of people support these policies because they don’t care about anybody but themselves. They are, in other words, self-interested jerks.”

Joseph Heath, Policy Options
Thanks to Andrew Potter.
In other news, ouch!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s