You all may have heard that yesterday The Republicans hosted a "lunch" for President Obama so that they could utilize the time-honored tradition of breaking bread and discussing issues.|
Now...kings and queens throughout history had to face all manner of political intrigue. Many of them possessed dozens of enemies within the court who wanted nothing more than to see them dead, and had to deal with shadowy assassins being paid to pour vials of odd-looking black powder into the soup. It was therefore common practice to employ a royal food taster to consume some of the food and wine before the king sat down for his dinner. This way, it would just be a lowly peasant who died...
Oh, about the lunch Obama attended with the Republicans...“He honestly did look longingly at it, but apparently he has to have essentially a taster, and I pointed out to him that we were all tasters for him, that if the food had been poisoned all of us would have keeled over ..."
-Maine Republican Senator Susan Collins
I don't always eat meat but when I do I prefer deer. Stay hungry my friends-nbforrest#3
To be fair, we can now blame everything on everything else-Wildcat
A nation of sheep breeds a gov't of wolves