“The one concession I’ve made to maintain some form of sanity is that I’ve taken to censoring my news, just like the old Soviet Union.”

Larry David on the countdown to the election:

Five times a day I’ll still say to someone, “I don’t know what I’m going to do if McCain wins.” Of course, the reality is I’m probably not going to do anything. What can I do? I’m not going to kill myself. If I didn’t kill myself when I became impotent for two months in 1979, I’m certainly not going to do it if McCain and Palin are elected, even if it’s by nefarious means. If Obama loses, it would be easier to live with it if it’s due to racism rather than if it’s stolen. If it’s racism, I can say, “Okay, we lost, but at least it’s a democracy. Sure, it’s a democracy inhabited by a majority of disgusting, reprehensible turds, but at least it’s a democracy.” If he loses because it’s stolen, that will be much worse. Call me crazy, but I’d rather live in a democratic racist country than a non-democratic non-racist one. (It’s not exactly a Hobson’s choice, but it’s close, and I think Hobson would compliment me on how close I’ve actually come to giving him no choice. He’d love that!)

More here. Just hilarious.

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One Comment on ““The one concession I’ve made to maintain some form of sanity is that I’ve taken to censoring my news, just like the old Soviet Union.””

  1. Tito says:

    If McCain wins, I’m going to lock myself in my apartment with several bottles of Jameson and a copy of Fallout 3 and not leave until I’m comfortable with the idea of a post-apocalyptic D.C.


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