The Secret of Democracy

Posted on May 12, 2011


Sure, it’s been a while. Congratulations to MikeWJ on completing his thesis, to Ziva for finally putting her pussy on view, and to all the other bloggers I used to keep in touch with but have sorely neglected of late.

I’ve uploaded the Sunday Comic series to a web comic hosting site, and also started a new comic, “Avia,” about a teenage girl whose mother talks to spirit guides.

I’m still not back to regular posting, but here’s my latest editorial for The Standard. As usual, I’m only putting the first paragraph here with a link to the Standard site in the hopes that it will look like people are reading me.

I’d called it “Democracy Works Because We’re Stupid,” but they changed the title on me.



Life goes on in a stumbling civilization

Democracy flourishes because it is founded upon an unshakable and universal truth: “Everybody is stupid.” Regardless of age, sex, religion, political affiliation, or country of birth, the stupidity of those around us is the one thing we can all agree on. [More.]