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"I get very passionate about what I think is right."-Hillary Rodham Clinton

It’s buried under a big “W”

So while watching It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World on TCM tonight…and when I heard these lines from the movie, I thought yes Ethel Merman is right!

Emmeline Finch: Oh Russell, I feel sick.

J. Russell Finch: Now take it easy honey, these things happen ya know.

Mrs. Marcus: Now what kind of an attitude is that, these things happen? They only happen because this whole country is just full of people, who when these things happen, they just say these things happen, and that’s why they happen! We gotta have control of what happens to us.

They only happen because this whole country is just full of people, who when these things happen, they just say these things happen, and that’s why they happen!

1. BP Oil Spill

2. Economy

3. Unemployment

4. Health Care

5. Teacher/Education Lay Offs

Oh, just add to the damn list!

Benjy Benjamin: Look! We’ve figured it seventeen different ways, and every time we figured it, it was no good, because no matter how we figured it, somebody don’t like the way we figured it! So now, there’s only one way to figure it. And that is, every man, including the old bag, for himself!

Ding Bell: So good luck, and may the best man win!

Benjy Benjamin: [to Mrs. Marcus] Right! Except you,lady. May you just drop dead!

Lennie Pike: All right, all right, we all agree on that. Now look, let’s be sensible about this thing. There’s money in this for all of us. Right? There’s enough for you, there’s enough for you, and for me, and for you, and there’s enough for…

[they all race to their cars]

Yup, every man, including the old bag, for himself!

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