In the context of the US of A, it is so true.
Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall,
Humpty Dumpty had a great fall,
All the kings horses and all the kings men,
could not put Humpty Dumpty together again.
We think the Mayavati's and Lalu Prasad Yadav's are crazy know? Well, Ms. Palin and John McCain make a pretty crazy pair and in the centre of the circus, so does Obama. Putting a once upon a time beauty queen up for the Vice President goes to show what the politicians think of the state of mind of the American Public. We should never underestimate the reading of politicians. They have the pulse like nobody else, or they wouldn't be as sucessful at igniting passions in India as well.
But who takes the cake is Nancy Pelosy. For the moment of glory she's got in the last couple of days (who knew who she was before this), she cracks me up.
These faces, these characters, on Television (and off it, but), covered by the camera's are the real face of America. What a pity, to see the mighty fall, alongwith their stock! (Pun absolutely intended).