February 13, 2008 1:27PM

Whaddaya Know? Pangloss Was Right after all!

All these years I was thinking that Voltaire’s Pangloss was a credulous ignoramus for claiming that “we live in the best of all possible worlds.” But then I turn on the TV while making coffee this morning to find the Congress of the United States of America spending its limited time chatting with grown men who play a game for a living.…

Fantastic! If this is the most important issue for our elected representatives to be dealing with, our nation and the world must be in far far better shape than I imagined.


The first blogger to put up a list of every elected representative who participated in this foolishness, along with the districts they represent, gets a hotlink. Just e‐​mail me at ACoulson‐​at‐​cato‐​dot‐​org.