|Ted:||Does this type of cynicism help anybody?|
|Tim:||Well, I think of satire as a harmless way of venting anger.|
|Kris:||(nodding) I regard it as a cautionary message about how absurd political rhetoric can become.|
"We need smarter bombs
to neutralize our enemies
'n guarantee liberty.
We need a bomb for each citizen
to defend our values
'n keep our country free.
Let's all work together
so our nation
can enjoy a stronger economy.
Let's demonstrate that
we aren't afraid of attacking others
to protect our GNP!
Therefore Honorable Congressmen
– and dishonorable comrades as well –
I encourage you to vote for this resolution:
Bomb the hell out ahh anyone
It'll make our pockets even thicker &
|Ted:||. . . Sometimes satire seems like a poison. Other times like a medicine.|
|Tim:||Isn't that try of many things? It boils down to when, why, and where . . .|