America’s politicians are so incredibly for sale to the highest bidder, C-SPAN should just air on QVC. How someone can not stare at our democratic process and not vomit with cynicism and outrage, I’ll never know. Alex Gibney looks to go three for three, following up Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room and Taxi to the Dark Side with a sneering indictment of Jack Abramoff and the lobbyists who helped to sell the USA into economic turmoil.
Check the trailer below. Then eat a banana, because the potassium will help with the surge in blood pressure. I swear to all that is holy and eight legged, if a single one of you makes any sort of defense for lobbying or corporate capitalism in the comments section below, I will have you banned from the site, stripped of any titles and/or skin, and beheaded on a miniature golf course. Hand to fucking Zombie Jesus, I will.