Hrmm. You remind me of a line from a little known Kurt Russel movie where the adversary, Roy L. Fuchs, lamented "I'll tell you something. This country is going to the dogs. You know, it used to be when you bought a politician, that son of a bitch stayed bought. "<quoted text>
..i quit wonderin' years ago.....they usta at least STAY bought and paid for....
....ennyone remember the mittle klass......?
That movie also had the best parody of a TV commercial that would get my attention:
(NSFW - language)