Word of the day

Cakeism – doctrine of having one’s cake and eating it too; offering or proposing a future scenario that sounds better than is actually achieveable, often as a result of political opportunism; to expect to achieve something that is beyond the realm of reality, simply because you think that you should have it; a wish to enjoy two desirable but incompatible alternatives.

Hat tip: Point of Order

2 Responses to Word of the day

  1. adamsmith1922 says:

    Very apt

  2. adamsmith1922 says:

    Reblogged this on The Inquiring Mind and commented:
    Given the performance of what passes in 2020 as a functional government in NZ, this post seemed really appropriate

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