Thought for the day: Politicians are like diapers.

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Politicians are like diapers. They both need changing regularly and for the same reason. Mark Twain

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Additional thought: How did it come about that politicians gave themselves an extra year in power. (Incumbents asked the Provincial government to increase the term to four years starting with the 2014 election. And they got it.) The origins of this push for the increase are still murky. See: Whodunnit mystery of abrupt shift to four-year civic election cycles in BC: LMLGA knows who started it.(24-Sept-2014)

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