Stop Press: Government Minister has Marie Antoinette Moment in Car Crash Interview

Until you mentioned this just now,
not one word has reached my ears –
a gap between the rich and poor as
wide as in Charles Dickens’ years? –
a golden chance, of course, for each to
reach out for equality –
everyone a millionaire, then, just like you and me!

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15 thoughts on “Stop Press: Government Minister has Marie Antoinette Moment in Car Crash Interview

      1. If only all of that energy could be redirected. But I agree, the bigger the ego, the greater the need to feed it and the greater the fear that it may be challenged. Possibly, a padded room is in order. 🙂

  1. Nicely highlighted, Dave. Succinct, but telling.

    A good reminder that it’s always easier not to see the difficult things that need fixing.

      1. Ah, yes, that …er, other stuff. Sorting the wheat from the chaff on that is a task requiring a fairy-tale hero, too, it seems.

        1. Great idea! Maybe s/he could discover a magic talisman that would indicate to everyone a deceit whenever it is proferred … possibly by setting the perpetrator’s pants on fire?

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