Thursday, October 19, 2006

Lunacy is Afoot

It seems they have bigger idiots in the British gubmint than they do in the U.S. Free face clowning classes for refugees
Young asylum seekers and refugees are to be given free clowning lessons at taxpayers' expense to help them adapt to life in Britain, it emerged. The youngsters aged 12 to 25 will learn slapstick routines, how to tumble, silly walks and how to fall over during a course of nine theatre workshops estimated to cost up to a total of £2,000.
Is that for each "clown" or each theater or a complete total?
"It seems the lunatics are in charge of the asylum," he said last night. "I think that the people behind this are responsible for a politically correct waste of money.
I'm at a loss for words here.
"As well as having fun, the participants will gain employability skills and build up language skills which will be a major help for this particular group."
I'm sure Barnum & Bailey are just waiting to interview the "graduates". H/T: Woman Honor Thyself