“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."
Yep, Doug do like them cheeseburgers.ReplyDelete
Gotta teach him to close that danged refrigerator door, though.
Thanks for that, Deuce. Best laugh I've had in months.ReplyDelete
I do think I might be related to that tall one.
I am eternally grateful for Rufus's kind generosity.ReplyDelete
His door is always open, his car is always ready, his bed made for my best friend.
A perfect setup for me really, as when we've had enough of each other, I just retire to my lonely abode until our next visit.
...and Rufus supplies the Beer.
And, Who'd have thought such a small horse could drink that much beer?ReplyDelete
At least I was able to claim him, and get an increase in my food stamps.
Where the heck is Bob-al-Harb these days?ReplyDelete
Hopefully getting a memorable blowjob in Ohio.ReplyDelete
He can correct me if I'm wrong.ReplyDelete
define a memorable blow job.ReplyDelete
How are we ever going to get into a library?ReplyDelete
you wanna blow in the library? tsk tsk!ReplyDelete