I love satire, but you know, sometimes it makes me cry because, even though intended as mockery and parody it isn't that far from the truth. Our government is owned by the corporations. As the philosophers and the social critics have long told us, if you want to understand what happens politically, don't look for the true and honest thing which is best for the people, but follow the money.
In The Know from The Onion - Are our politicians failing our lobbyists? Video lasts 1:53