Beets or Politicians?

I can’t decide which I despise more. Seeing the news reports about the presidential candidates attending the memorial service for the fallen South Carolina firefighters really turned my stomach. Such shameless tactics of self-promotion make me ill. Unlike beets, you can’t spit politicians out in a napkin when they leave a bad taste in your mouth.

One Response to “Beets or Politicians?”

  1. Amsterdamn says:

    In an amazing coincidence, there was a slice of beet in my salad last night. I ate it, and it was not bad. I realized it reminded me of meals long ago; we used to eat beets all the time when we were young. Certainly much better than any politician would taste, with the possible exception of Heidi Klum, if, say, she were running for city council……