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comment by b_b

Interestingly, there was a study done recently that showed that self-financed politicians are actually more corrupt on average, because they give preferential treatment to their companies (think Putin, Cheney, Berlusconi, etc.).





thenewgreen  ·  2220 days ago  ·  link  ·  

So what we need is an uber-wealthy recluse.

user-inactivated  ·  2219 days ago  ·  link  ·  

An uber-wealthy recluse whose business completely failed in the long run, yet he still has mounds of cash.

steve  ·  2218 days ago  ·  link  ·  

so Elon Musk in a couple years…

( I kid, I kid)