Looney Lunes #122

If This Senator Had Gotten His Way?

The guy from last week wouldn’t have looked so stupid.

“I am tired of this sort of thing called science. We have spent millions in that sort of thing for the last few years, and it is time it should be stopped.”

Senator Simon Cameron (R-Pennsylvania) opposing funds for the Smithsonian Institution in 1861. Another one of his great quotes;

“An honest politician is one who, when bought, stays bought.”

He was also a minister to Russia.

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Phil Huston

https://philh52.wordpress.com/

9 thoughts on “Looney Lunes #122”

      1. I think we’ve reached that point in western capitalistic politics. I never smoked or did drugs of any kind, but now would be a great time to roll a joint, step out on the front porch, light up and inhale while waiting for the moon to rise. And then? Maybe even howl at it with a “Hound of the Baskervilles” voice.

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