17 Things Politicians Do That We All Stopped Doing A Long Time Ago

“This newspaper gave me a paper cut.”

2. Printing things out.

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3. Using Blackberries.

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5. Power Ties.




6. Press releases.

8. Reading the newspaper.

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9. Caring what is in a newspaper.


10. Typewritten notes.

Just had a meeting with Rep. Sensenbrenner. He was typing a letter. This is how he does it. Seriously.

— Paul Ryan (@PRyan)

11. Writing with pens and paper.

12. Decorating with books.

13. Using so much filter.

.@MittRomney is a great man and a great friend. Happy Birthday, Mitt!

— Paul Ryan (@PRyan)

16. Desktops…

17. … and landlines.

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But we love ‘em anyway.


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