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The pushmi-pullyu government

In the Doctor Dolittle series of children’s books by Hugh Lofting, there’s a creature called a pushmi-pullyu which has a head at both ends of its body. When it wants to move, the heads attempt to go in opposite directions. … Continue reading

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Trust me, I’m a doctor/president/news anchor/etc!

“If you are the big, big tree, we are the small axe.” Bob Marley In 2006, Barack Obama delivered a policy speech at the University of Nairobi. He told students: “If the people cannot trust their government to do the … Continue reading

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