Tuesday, February 28, 2006

In his post on obesity, Mr E lays down the First Eugenides Law of Debate.
Rule number 1: If the answer to the question is, "the government", then you're asking the wrong fucking question.

Absolutely spot on.

3 comments:

Dr John Crippen said...

Don't agree.

What is wrong with the question, "Who fucked over my pension, my education system, my health servive and my right to privacy."

John

Devil's Kitchen said...

True enough, although I'm sure that it could be argued that the wrong questions were asked before, and it is this fact that leads you to ask the question that you now do.

Or something.

DK

Mr Eugenides said...

I suppose I do lay myself open to the charge of oversimplification, don't I?

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