‘Why didn’t we think of that? Build a wall down the eastern seaboard and deny entry to all Christians. Simple. Damn, damn, damn…’
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In less serious vein, I have to say that I dislike the latest Battle Hymn of the Republicans:
It isn’t that I don’t understand its catchy and populist quality, it’s just that I would prefer something more general and ethically flexible, like:
Whoever needs the help most gets the most help.
(I hope I’m not plagiarising anybody.)