BuzzFeed Debases Itself and Journalism in General
Austin Frank
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Furthermore, does a fondness for golden showers undermine the ability to be a good President? Thing is apparently no one has learnt anything from the just concluded circus that stunned the world in the run up to the elections.

That is to say sweep aside all the issues that should take centre stage a.k.a the fact that it is apparently normal and acceptable to hire people to dig up mud in the hope of damaging an opponent and the fact that common decency is no longer a desired virtue amongst those we elect; sweep all this aside along with questions about why if indeed the voting was hacked no heads have rolled because surely even in a ‘third’ world country if this had happened, plenty heads in the agency that manages the election would have been on the chopping block. Forget any desire to know what Russia’s interest could possibly be.

Sweep all this aside and gape in stunned speechlessness as to how a nation that produced some of the greatest thinkers and statesmen the world had ever seen suddenly has descended to this and hold your aching head between your hands as you ponder when lunacy took over the fourth estate and wonder where you will get the news that will help you make up your own mind once you have been able to tear your attention from the most recent episode of ‘Botched’.