Thursday, November 18, 2004

Ask Donate and you shall receive

Rampant cronyism alert.
WASHINGTON - One-third of President Bush (news - web sites)'s top 2000 fund-raisers or their spouses were appointed to positions in his first administration, from ambassadorships in Europe to seats on policy-setting boards, an Associated Press review found.

The perks for 246 "pioneers" who raised at least $100,000 also included overnight stays at the White House and Camp David, parties at the White House and Bush's Texas ranch, state dinners with world leaders and overseas travel with U.S. delegations to the Olympics and other events, the review found. More...


Well, it's not that bad, but oh wait, it is. Let's appoint people based on friendships instead of qualifications. If you followed Project Greenlight, you'd know that's the same thing which killed the first film's chances of being at least a decent movie. Don't hire your friends (for the crew) unless they're qualified.

Don't appoint your friends unless they're qualified.

1 comment:

  1. uhh bozz... i believe it's "Seek and ye shall find" but whatever...

    check out my newest posts on http://www.therushlimbaughshow.com :) i have a great hatemail message that i posted... heh.

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