May 20, 2017

What Jobs Do You Want Back?

This Chap Noted That …

Robert DeNiro’s recent speech, reported on here in the Guardian

included the observation that Charlie Chaplin would not be allowed into the US today due to Donald Trump’s immigration policy.

It reminded this chap of the intersection between Chaplin …

pun intended?

.. his beliefs and the call by some idiots that we need to bring jobs back to America. These are the kinds of jobs - even today - that have gone. Do you really want them back?

Then there’s the other side – people with few discernible skills placed in positions where they are, evidently, way out of their depth –

while fully convinced they are the best ever. (See Dunning-Kruger effect.)

Uncanny how National Lampoon captured the present-day entourage, all those years ago.


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