These are two subjects I vowed to avoid when blogging. Religion, because I would be in fear of a thunderbolt striking my head from my shoulders, and politics, as I do like my avid readers to stay awake – for a little while at least.

However I decided to make an exception when a good friend sent me this picture.

Apparently an archaeological team digging in Washington DC, has uncovered 10,000 year old bones and the fossil remains of what is believed to be the first politician. It’s either that or an unbeliever I suppose.

(I believe I’ve seen one of his ancestors very recently. Lo,TG Ed)