Quotation by P.J. O'Rourke

Our democracy, our culture, our whole way of life is a spectacular triumph of the blah. Why not have a political convention without politics to nominate a leader who's out in front of nobody?... Maybe our national mindlessness is the very thing that keeps us from turning into one of those smelly European countries full of pseudo-reds and crypto-fascists and greens who dress like forest elves.
P.J. (Patrick Jake) O'Rourke (b. 1947), U.S. journalist. "On the Blandwagon," Parliament of Whores (1991).
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