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The Boondocks by Aaron McGruder for September 02, 2001
Huey: The system has failed ups. You can't deny that. When there are systemic problems, you cannot excel with any degree of certainty, indeed, one is often forced down a path of failure despite one's best efforts. Achievement is no longer a function of talent, cunning or perserverence...there is no justice! No fairness. Our fates are thrown to a structure of rules that are flawed and inconsistent! Let's take, as an example, the election mess in Florida. Riley: Huey...There's nothing wrong with your joystick. You're really bad at video games. Get over it. Huey: Well, if you don't believe me when I say my buttons ain't working right, then let's switch joysticks! Huh?! Yeah, that's what I thought...
A poor workman always blames his tools