"It is terrible to contemplate how few politicians are hanged."—G K Chesterton, Cleveland Press, 3/1/21
This is, of course, a situation which one hopes that the people of Britain might remedy—if they aren't too busy singing "Britons never, never shall be slaves" at the Last Night of the Proms to realise that they already are.
"It's not that we don't have enough scoundrels to curse; it's that we don't have enough good men to curse them."—G K Chesterton, Illustrated London News, 3/14/08
And that is, of course, very true. However, at least the blogosphere is bringing together those of us who do curse them into one big, raging community. Perhaps when the last quote is contradicted, the problem in the first quote may be solved...