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Everyone knows that politicians are
in the pocket of big business - isn't
it about time that the guy on the
street got a look in? We've all heard
of Warhol's 'fifteen minutes of fame'
here's your chance for fifteen
minutes of democratic representation.
congress as jury duty
like this? [st3f, Jul 27 2001, last modified Oct 04 2004]
||[key-aero]: Hi. Welcome to the Halfbakery.
||[all]: Where's [PeterSealy] when you need him?
||What price democracy? I'd figure
about $3000 for fifteen minutes,
but I see your point, maybe we'd
have to put a number of
congressmen/women into a lottery
for the average voter who doesn't
want to anti-up.
||...'And here's AfroAssault, just in time for his 15 minutes of representation...what's that? ...Oh dear, he's just made explosive weapons mandatory property for all homeowners'...