I'm not a big fan of the Parliamentary system, but for all its faults I'm glad we don't put so much power in the hands of one person that a PM could say the things Trump does and not be bungled into the back of a padded van immediately afterwards.

@stardot fwiw the american system was designed to have balance of power but that's been eroded into uselessness by corruption

@scanlime I hope the time for reform is coming soon, I can't honestly imagine how much worse it could get at this point. I wouldn't be surprised if he makes a dirty protest in the oval office when he finally gets booted out.

@stardot yeah things have been getting bad continuously for so long it's hard to tell if this derailing train ever had brakes

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