Saturday, November 13, 2010
Illiterate clown elected to Congress in Brazil
A man named Grumpy the clown was recently elected to Brazil's Congress under the slogan It can't get any worse. Officials are trying to force him to take a literacy test to prove he can read and write.
This shows why our country is still the greatest on earth. Guys like Antoine Thompson and Tim "Little Antoine" Kennedy are allowed to serve without anyone questioning their literacy. What does the ability to read or write have to do with following the will of the special interest groups they represent anyway? The wealthy lawyers and deep pocketed unions will pay someone to read to them and give them crayons to use during their play time. When asked to comment on his plans to improve the economy in Brazil, Grumpy said nothing and honked his horn twice...