Tim Dunkin Politics is a funny thing. Sometimes, the seemingly counterintuitive can become the reality, what you would not expect â€” based upon common sense â€” nevertheless is what happens. Much of this has to do with the fact that in a political system such as ours, it is easy for factional interests to become entrenched, pursuing politics for the sake of remaining in power rather than for the good of those they claim to represent. In such cases, you will find the entrenched power acting in ways that, to the uninitiated, often seem obtuse and nonsensical.
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