David J. Theroux | Monday December 18, 2017 at 8:51 PM PDT | Comments Off on Governmentium
From the satirical vaults of 2005 by an unknown author who we wish we could credit, but most likely someone who was working for the government: Scientists have discovered the heaviest element yet known to science. The new element, Governmentium (symbol=Gv), has one neutron, 25 assistant neutrons, 88 deputy neutrons, and 198 assistant deputy...
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Tags: Big Government, bureaucracy, government power, Periodic Table, Red Tape, satire, Science, Socialism, statism
David J. Theroux | Monday July 20, 2009 at 10:26 PM PDT | 0 Comments
In the following video, “Human Rights Group Campaigns to End Use of Child Politicians in Africa,” the Onion News Network brilliantly satirizes the hypocrisy and shallowness of politics, compulsory education, government-mandated childhood community service, child abuse, and the view that children should be groomed to seek political office. Human Rights Group Campaigns To End...
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Tags: Africa, child abuse, child labor, community service, compulsory education, conscription, Corruption, Elections, Humor, Labor, Onion News Network, Personal Liberty, political corruption, politicians, satire, Slavery, The State, Video