Filed under: Bureaucracy, Domestic Policy, Economics, Employer Bonuses, Humor | Tags: "Yes Minister", British Humor, The Empty Hospital
Sometimes comedy explains an issue even better than the facts do. We can laugh at the absurdity, but it makes us look at the real world with a slightly clearer eye.
Filed under: Foreign Policy, Humor, Iran, Iraq, Middle East, National Security, Politics, Russia, Terrorism, The United States, United Kingdom | Tags: "Yes Minister", Obama's Foreign Policy, Voting 'Present'
This is actually a clip from the British comedy series “Yes, Minister,” but it seems so precisely applicable, and funny, that I couldn’t resist. The comedy that captures accurately the foibles of humanity is always the best, though we like the comedy of the other guy’s foibles better than when our own are exposed.
Filed under: Entertainment, Humor, News the Media Doesn't Want You to Hear | Tags: "Yes Minister", British Humor, Explaining Polls
A clip from “Yes, Minister” that does a fine job of explaining just how polling works. Funny.