“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Friday, October 03, 2008
Forget the Polls....Focus on the Pole Dancer
Meanwhile beware of static electricity:
Wardrobe malfunction: Elizabeth Hurley speaks to the crowd, unaware her underwear is on show at the Bloomingdale's Goes Pink launch last night in New York City-Daily Mail