Drip Drip Drip

I came across this, just thought it typified the systemic corruption of the political system and the utter indifference of the electorate to it.

Representative Harold Rogers of Kentucky directed millions of dollars in business to Kentucky company Phoenix Products Co., one of his campaign contributors, for $17,000 leak-proof drip pans for U.S. Army helicopters when similar products can be bought for about $2,500, according to a competitor.

In most developed countries, this guy would be out of office and facing criminal charges. Here, it is business as usual.

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