Why Film Stars Make Bad Leaders: As Rajinikanth Enters Politics, Remember MGR’s Misrule
Through his films, M.G. Ramachandran built a popular persona as a friend of the poor – just like Rajinikanth. He enjoyed political support on the strength of his personal popularity, and as chief minister, he remained above scrutiny despite creating a brutally repressive anti-poor state.
Canada Hates Cleavage
This is what happens when you have socialized medicine...death panels and forced cleavagectomies. Canadian MP Rathika Sitsabaiesan, a 29-year-old rising political star, had her boobs philifustered by Photoshop on the official site of Parliament. You may think this is a silly political scandal amongst conservative Canucks, but the same thing happened to Chris Christie (no it didn't).