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"Who controls the food supply controls the people; who controls the energy can control whole continents; who controls money can control the world" - Henry Kissinger

and yet...

"Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences" – Robert Louis Stevenson

The prose of this election is truly moving - Senator Cruz gives voice to the eyes of a nation

In response to an FT article by Demetri Sevastopulo on 27th April 2016, entitled 'Trump crushes rivals in north-east primaries'

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/0b3c6fdc-0c0a-11e6-9456-444ab5211a2f.html#ixzz470J3qv3w

'“The eyes of the nation are now gazing upon Indiana to make a decision for our country,” Mr Cruz tweeted on Tuesday’

The eyes of the nation must be moist from the soaring prose of this election...meanwhile in other news, the mouth of the nation is looking for a brown paper bag, and the ears of the nation are struggling to differentiate between Senator Cruz and the sound of a blocked drain.

Mark Zuckerberg - a man in control of his own destiny, and your voting rights

Martin Wolf rebuts top ten arguments for Brexit. No mention of number 11