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April 11th, 2012
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Random political satire generation
I recently ran across "deather"-- clearly a typo for death eater, but....

Clearly someone who believes an extremely unlikely accusation that a zombie died too recently to be qualified for high political office.

And I'm of an age which leads to thinking all too easily about political satire.

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From:heron61
Date:April 11th, 2012 06:55 am (UTC)
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Alternately, it means someone who believes a particular poltician is actually a member of the undead, and thus not eligible to hold office.
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From:madfilkentist
Date:April 11th, 2012 09:45 am (UTC)
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With some politicians, such as (the now definitely late) Robert Byrd, that might even have been plausible.
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From:heron61
Date:April 11th, 2012 09:49 am (UTC)
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My vote would have been Strom Thurmond, for a while it looked to me like he was headed for being a lich.
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From:agrumer
Date:April 11th, 2012 07:18 pm (UTC)
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China Miéville's The Scar mentions High Cromlech, a nation ruled by the undead. The ruling class is liches, rather than zombies (who are used for menial labor), but still, an American-equivalent (New Cromlech?) could have rules limiting the chief executive office to natural-died citizens.
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From:siriosa
Date:April 11th, 2012 07:20 pm (UTC)
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my understanding is, a deather is somebody who actually believes there were/are "death panels" in the healthcare act.

you know: like sarah palin.
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From:thnidu
Date:April 12th, 2012 04:37 am (UTC)
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Mmm... Musing, "Do I belong to the Random political satire generation?"
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