You Would Think Our Elected Officials Would Be Smarter, But Yet… | 22 Words

You Would Think Our Elected Officials Would Be Smarter, But Yet…

ne would hope that elected officials would at least have the tools to write a coherent sentence or two explaining why they should be elected to represent the people. Apparently, one's hopes would be dashed, as one Imgur user found out by looking through the Official California Voter Info Guide that has the list of nominees for US Senate.

Each candidate got to write a paragraph about themselves and, after reading the whole thing, the user concluded that most of these people "shouldn't be trusted with scissors, yet alone a Senate position."

To prove his point, he got out the old red pen and did a little grading himself.

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