"It comes from a very ancient democracy, you see ...the people are people. The leaders are lizards. The people hate the lizards and the lizards rule the people........ if they didn't vote for a lizard," said Ford, "the wrong lizard might get in. Got any gin?""
Douglas Adams, So Long and Thanks for All the Fish, 1986
Sunday, June 27, 2010
The Declaration of Independence - Updated for the Present Age
Chris Muir's Day by Day cartoon is one of my daily stops. Today he offers a slight rewrite of the Declaration of Independence to update it for current events. Go and read it. The language hasn't changed, just the names.