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The Politics of Bad Analogies: It’s the Drain Stupid

What happens when you mix clever but simple ‘sound byte’ cartoons with somewhat complicated political issues?  Sometimes you get bad analogies.  And these bad analogies often just serve to confuse and misinform viewers.  In the cartoon below, the elephant (Republican) and donkey (Democrat) argue over whether to reduce he leakage by one or two drops, […]