Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Old and New

Okay, got to poke fun at the other side of the aisle too...

Original Chinese Proverb:

Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.

New Proverb:

Give a man a welfare check, a cell phone, cash for his clunker, food stamps, section 8 housing, Medicaid, 100 weeks of unemployment checks, a 40-ounce malt liquor, needles, drugs, contraceptives, and designer Air Jordan shoes and
he will vote Democrat for a lifetime.

Hat tip: Phil of Phils Phun

19 comments:

  1. Well, fair is fair!

    The only good thing I can say about this election is that there are less than 100 days left. srsly.

    Have a YAYful day honey! big hugs xoxo

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  2. And politicians say they don't buy your votes...what do they think all of these entitlement programs amount to? Just sayin'.

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  3. Vote banks drive the policies of politicians in India. USA doesn't seem to be an exception.
    Have a great day!

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  4. Pokin' fun from the Right side of the isle...all's fair in Love and Politics.

    btw...If we [US] had a 'Fair Tax' system...folks with lots-O-cash wouldn't have to take advantage of 'loop-holes'...jus sayin'

    Love the old and new proverb...Sooo much of good humor is wrapped in the truth!

    PLU from SSF

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  5. So true! Politicians also look after themselves more than our country. I hate politics!!!

    Big hugs from wet jawjah, honey...

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  6. All I can say is that I really do hate politics. It is so sad that our country has come to these two men. Take care.

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  7. Buying votes is American as apple pie! Just the way it is. All a good politican has to do is find a legal way to do it.

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  8. Hey like the new look. Great toon.

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  9. good one! i have one (unemployed) friend who votes democratic and thinks it's the republicans fault she can't find a job. um hmm. gotta love that one!

    smiles, bee
    xoxooxoxoxxo

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  10. Funny post. I think this election boils down to this question: Do you think the government is capable of benefiting people or do you think it should just stay out of the way? The answer needs to include both.

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  11. Hilarious! Love the picture and the new proverb ... so true! Sad, but true!

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  12. Funny but sadly true!
    Janet :)

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  13. Our elections are supposed to be about choice, and I'm wondering when we get to make a choice. The two major candidates we have are just two sides of the same coin. It just depends on who you want to loot the treasury; Labor or Management. Some choice.

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  14. Yeah, they make they offer and the poor working stiff has to make good on it. Politics, hate em

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  15. If we had as much money as the politicians do, we'd be fine.

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  16. Haha! That was cute :)
    Love the Chinese proverb, heard that one before.
    Hugs from Ohio,
    I.

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  17. I think he is getting too much.
    Take away his 40-ouncer and make him drink water like the rest of us.
    ..

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  18. I can see whey folks will vote Democrat for a lifetime, sure beats working full time!

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