Passing the buck

Apparently it’s not as easy as Barack Obama thinks to get answers from the government.

As someone who’s worked for the government in the past I can tell you this: the person who answers the phone has no idea what the answer to your question is. Regardless of what the question is. And even if they do know what the answer is they’re probably instructed not to answer questions. But of course Barack Obama’s answer to any question is “the government has the answer.” Instructive.


About richardwahnfried
Not named Richard Wahnfried, not krautrock legend Klaus Schulze.

One Response to Passing the buck

  1. Krispy Kreme says:

    I can confirm that this is in fact the case. All of the time everywhere. I especially like the answer provided by the official spokesperson.

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