Volumes of books if not libraries have been written about the sex scandals of politicians. Particularly in the U.S. of A. that is still stuck on gay marriage, abortions, birth control, pornography, and so on. Those things that are best kept in bedrooms or at least behind closed doors for adults. Given: We are all sexual beings (or we wouldn't be here). Given: Everyone has their own outlet for sex. Given: The media is obsessed with "sex scandals," that in more advanced countries would be simply shrugged off as being none of the public's business. Given: Even I can't not be at least be mildly lured in by such things, mainly because those politicians who are "caught" are almost invariably the largest hypocrites. Given: Joe Smith, founder of the Mormon religion was a pedophile and polygamist. Given: Priests in the Catholic Church have a special predilection for altar boys.
But here, at long last, is an image that tells all without any words.
In my run for U.S. Senate against Utah's Orrin Hatch, I posted many progressive ideas and principles that I internalized over the years. I'm leaving that site up indefinitely, since it describes what I believe most members of our species truly (more...)