John Hawkins from Right Wing News posted a list of 20 issues which are considered too politically incorrect to discuss openly in America anymore.
(Number 5) — The reason most politicians in D.C. are shameless liars with no character is because most Americans will knowingly choose a shameless liar with no character who says what they want to hear over an honest man with morals who tells them the hard truths they’d rather ignore.
I think this is the point most likely to be agreed upon by almost everyone. Given that the approval ratings of Congress and the presidency such low points, it’s a wonder how so many members are re-elected so often.
For all the things in life about which we are powerless to change, our leaders are the one thing we can change. It would only take six years for a complete overhaul of our House, Senate, and President yet so many have been in office longer than I’ve been alive.
I guess it’s true what they say, there really is one born every minute.