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"Politicians are the same all over: they promise to build a bridge even where there is no river."  (Nikita Khrushchev)

"Politics will eventually be replaced by imagery. The politician will be only too happy to abdicate in favor of his image, because the image will be much more powerful than he could ever be."  (Marshall McLuhan)

"The fox knows many small things, whereas the hedgehog knows one big thing. Ronald Reagan was neither a fox nor a hedgehog. He was as dumb as a stump."  (Christopher Hitchens)

"The oedipal vision exhibits a distinct patriarchal bias: it reduces politics to an activity of fathers and sons while relegating women to the role of passive objects of male desire."  (Josť Brunner, 1998)

"The White House has always attracted the mentally ill."  (Anonymous, secret service agent)

"To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public."  (Theodore Roosevelt, in 1918)

"Turn on to politics, or politics will turn on you."  (Ralph Nader)

"Until TV, nobody knew the caliber of the clowns governing the country. It's impossible to observe these chowder heads in action with their funny hats and balloons, without feeling sure we're destined to go the way of Rome, Greece and big-time vaudeville..."  (Groucho Marx, The Groucho Letters)

"We dream of the day when no one knows who's President, because no one bothered to vote."  (John Cage, M, Writings 1967 - 1972)

"We have a complete void of progressive politics in this country right now. The will of the people goes ignored and unrealized. I'm searching for the people that can enter the political system, a strong third party. We need to consolidate."  (Ani Difranco)

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