[ by Charles Cameron — a minor post — OTOH, Shakespeare had it worse ]
I’m recording this as another example of the ouroboros form in contemporary geopolitics.
— Christopher Miller (@ChristopherJM) February 17, 2016
How sharper than a serpent’s tooth it is
To have a thankless child!
But that’s a response to the serpent that eats its own tail, not to the global issue of bribery & corruption.