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Old 06-09-2019, 06:44 AM
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Originally Posted by msmith537 View Post
You seem to be under the misconception that being a successful businessperson or executive makes you qualified to be a good politician.

And that "meritocracy" is an unalloyed good. The term was coined as a warning against the potential for arrogance, entitlement and self-replicating exclusion as a new ruling class, among those who think they reach the top entirely on their own merits, when other factors play into it just as much.