What Would America Be Like Had We Elected This Administration?

Post-election humor from Paul Craig Roberts (Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration):

Unless I am being spoofed, several hundred readers wrote me in as their selection for President. I am honored. Some asked if I were elected by write-ins and not instantly assassinated, who would I appoint?

An easy question to answer.

Nomi Prins would be Secretary of the Treasury, and Pam Martens would be Deputy Secretary of the Treasury.

Lew Rockwell would be the chairman of the Federal Reserve.

Michael Hudson would be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors.

Harvey Silverglate would be Attorney General.

Glenn Greenwald would be Deputy Attorney General.

Dean Booth and Larry Stratton would be White House legal counsels.

Willie Nelson would be Secretary of Agriculture.

Jeffrey St. Clair would be head of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Elizabeth Warren would have whatever post she wants.

Cynthia McKinney would be Secretary of State…

[See the rest of the cast from Paul Craig Roberts]

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  • BuzzCoastin

    Post-election humor is the tail end of the Puppet Prez Show 2012 Season
    sure there’s the season wrap-up: electoral vote, inauguration, drone strike
    but then there’s the lull till it all starts crankin’ again with Puppet Prez Show 2016
    which starts the Fall of 2013
    who will win the brass balls and become Puppet Prez of Der Homeland (Inc) in 2016?
    stay tuned for more…

  • alizardx

    I’d add William Black for SEC.

  • http://www.sacredgeometryinternational.com/ Camron Wiltshire

    Great Line Up!

  • Anarchy Pony

    Willie Nelson?

    • Jin The Ninja

      yes, a tremendous anti-war pothead. and roseanne to lead the EPA.

      • Anarchy Pony

        But has he actually indicated interest in the position?

        • Jin The Ninja

          probably not, but that’s what makes him a great choice!