Execupundit.com: McArdle's Law.
McArdle's Law The devotees of the party in power are smug and arrogant. The devotees of the party out of power are insane. -
In case you needed reminding, FutureLawyer is a politics free zone. A true Stoic would be above the constant money hungry, ambitious, grasping at power anyway; knowing that these pursuits are irrational attempts to control our environment, a fool's errand. But, a major reason that I eschew politics is summed up in this statement by Megan McArdle. Mental derangement is a natural consequence of politics, of whatever stripe. Now, go meditate, and be mindful. You will be happier.