I can think of a few people this applies toDecember 5, 2011 Tim WorstallPolitics2 Comments Place your choice for the Dogbert characvter in real life…… previousOn the Russian electionsnextA quite glorious logic fail 2 thoughts on “I can think of a few people this applies to” Surreptitious Evil December 5, 2011 at 10:40 am I think that quite a lot of our real-life (UK) Dogberts aren’t in it for the American dream of a billion or two – that would be too much effort and far too much like work. A comfortable and non-taxing sinecure, say chief tax polemicist to a tax-empowered EU (you know who) or graphics advisor to the National Statistician (our favourite innumerate Irish feminist historian). On a mere 100k + pension & a K or C-something (not for republican Irish, of course). For a couple of days a week, no more. So Much For Subtlety December 6, 2011 at 2:35 am I would be in it just for a chance to reduce some of these people to a tank tread stain. The babes, the glory, the place in the history books and the money would be purely secondary. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.