24 November, 2020

Porn In The USA: All Is Legitimate In The House

Porn In The USA: All Is Legitimate In The House
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IN masse, it would be hard to find a greater collection of double-dealers, money grabbers, carpet-baggers, influence-peddlers and adulterers under one roof anywhere in the world," writes Simon Hoggart of The Guardian, London, on the US Congress, the American legislature that will decide if "Slick Willy" is to be pardoned or punished. "It beggars belief that Newt Gingrich—a man who brought his wife divorce papers to sign while she was in hospital recovering from cancer—will be a central part of the process."

 From the outside, the American political system—with its dandy politicians, defection-free parties and dignified proceedings—may bring a gleam of envy to not-so-privileged countries. But on the inside, it's stuffed silly with "think global, act local" politicians, who can't look beyond their noses, and when they do, can't look beyond their constituencies. Witness how quickly they rolled back agriculture sanctions against Pakistan in spite of the N-tests, when it seemed it would hurt...

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