A joke for the deadly jester…

When the deadly jester, as Adam Kirsch called Slavoj Žižek in a December 2008 article, pontificates that there is no real difference between Le Pen and Macron (maybe for him there is a surreal one, who knows ), I can’t resist sharing with my friends here the old and, alas, still so timely joke. What’s the difference between a democracy and a people’s democracy? The same as the one between a chair and an electric chair. Or, if you prefer, the one between a jacket and a straitjacket…

 

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https://newrepublic.com/article/60979/the-deadly-jester

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