If two senators have a four-billion-year difference over the age of a rock, is it any wonder they can’t agree over anything else?
This is from an article published in the Mail Online by a British author commenting about America. The Mail Online, which I presume is the online version of the Daily Mail, looks more like a British scandal sheet than a legitimate news rag, but not as bad as say, our National Enquirer.
Full Disclosure: Lee Child is a writer I’ve met on more than one occasion, who even bought me drinks (albeit not consciously – he bought the drinks for everyone in the bar), who is quite gracious, and I think with this piece, quite astute in his observations of America. And I say that not because he paid for the drinks. I enjoy his books.
There are some other good quotes in there too.