The Pit interview

It's the voters, stupid
It takes more than a wet nose, wagging tail and warm handshake to get competent government

Putnam Pit editor

Dog X says- Warm nose...wagging tail?  

Where do I go to qualify?  I can easily meet those requirements. I fetch and 

roll-over also COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- In the history of the United States, the civil rights movement stands out as a defining political moment. Yet today we find petty bureaucrats and small-time politicians abusing what little authority they have to further personal ends, with little or no regard for the rights of those they supposedly serve.

Carthage civil rights lawyer Richard Brooks discussed the problem of official incompetence, and voter incompetence. Here are some excerpts: