DEMOCRATIC

You have two cows.

Your neighbor has none.

You feel guilty for being successful.

Barbara Streisand sings for you.

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REPUBLICANISM

You have two cows.

Your neighbor has none.

So?

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SOCIALIST

You have two cows.

The government takes one and gives it to your neighbor.

You form a cooperative to tell him how to manage his cow.

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COMMUNIST

You have two cows.

The government seizes both and provides you with milk.

You wait in line for hours to get it.

It is expensive and sour.

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CAPITALISM,

AMERICAN STYLE

You have two cows.

You sell one, buy a bull, and build a herd of cows.

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BUREAUCRACY,

AMERICAN STYLE

You have two cows.

Under the new farm program the government pays you to shoot one, milk the other, and then pours the milk down the drain.

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AMERICAN CORPORATION

You have two cows.

You sell one, lease it back to yourself and do an IPO on the 2nd one.

You force the two cows to produce the milk of four cows.

You are surprised when one cow drops dead.

You spin an announcement to the analysts stating you have downsized and are reducing expenses.

Your stock goes up.

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FRENCH CORPORATION

You have two cows.

You go on strike because you want three cows.

You go to lunch and drink wine.

Life is good.

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JAPANESE CORPORATION

You have two cows.

You redesign them so they are one-tenth the size of an ordinary cow and produce twenty times the milk.

They learn to travel on unbelievably crowded trains.

Most are at the top of their class at cow school.

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GERMAN CORPORATION

You have two cows.

You engineer them so they are all blond, drink lots of beer, give excellent quality milk, and run a hundred miles an hour.

Unfortunately they also demand 13 weeks of vacation per year.

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ITALIAN CORPORATION

You have two cows but you don't know where they are.

While ambling around, you see a beautiful woman.

You break for lunch.

Life is good.

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RUSSIAN CORPORATION

You have two cows.

You have some vodka.

You count them and learn you have five cows.

You have some more vodka.

You count them again and learn you have 42 cows.

The Russian Mafia shows up and takes over however many cows you really have.

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TALIBAN CORPORATION

You have all the cows in Afghanistan, which are two.

You don't milk them because you cannot touch any creature's private parts.

You get a $40 million grant from the US Government to find alternatives to milk production but use the money to buy weapons.

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IRAQI CORPORATION

You have two cows.

They go into hiding.

They send radio tapes of their mooing.

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POLISH CORPORATION

You have two bulls.

Employees are regularly maimed and killed attempting to milk them.

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BELGIAN CORPORATION

You have one cow.

The cow is schizophrenic.

Sometimes the cow thinks she's French, other times she's Flemish.

The Flemish cow won't share with the French cow.

The French cow wants control of the Flemish cow's milk.

The cow asks permission to be cut in half.

The cow dies happy.

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FLORIDA CORPORATION

You have a black cow and a brown cow.

Everyone votes for the best looking one.

Some of the people who actually like the brown one best accidentally vote for the black one.

Some people vote for both.

Some people vote for neither.

Some people can't figure out how to vote at all.

Finally, a bunch of guys from out-of-state tell you which one you think is the best-looking cow.

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CALIFORNIA CORPORATION

You have millions of cows.

They make real California cheese.

Only five speak English.

Most are illegals.

But Arnold likes the ones with the big udders.

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TEXAS

You have two cows.

You use one's meat to make a barbeque chopped beef brisket sandwich and the other's milk to make Blue Bell Ice Cream for dessert.

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And now, a few updates, just for grins.
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CHRISTIAN

You have two cows.   You keep one and give one to your neighbor.

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AMERICAN REPUBLICAN

You have two cows.   Your neighbor has none.   So, you donate to charities and they hand out cows and milk.

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AMERICAN OBAMA DEMOCRAT

You have two cows.   Your neighbor has none.   You feel guilty for being successful.   You vote people into office who tax your cows, forcing you to sell one to raise money to pay the tax.   The people you voted for then take the tax money and buy a cow and give it to your neighbor.   You feel righteous.

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FASCIST

You have two cows.   The government seizes both and sells you the milk.  You join the underground and start a campaign of sabotage.

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DEMOCRACY, AMERICAN STYLE

You have two cows.   The government taxes you to the point you have to sell both to support a man in a foreign country who has only one cow, which was a gift from your government.

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JAPANESE CORPORATION

You have two cows.   You redesign them so they are one-tenth the size of an ordinary cow and produce twenty times the milk.  You then create clever cow cartoon images called Cowkimon and market them World-Wide.

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GERMAN CORPORATION

You have two cows.   You reengineer them so they live for 100 years, eat once a month, and milk themselves.

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BRITISH CORPORATION

You have two cows.   They are mad.   They die.   Pass the shepherd's pie, please.

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SWISS CORPORATION

You have 5000 cows, none of which belong to you.   You charge others for storing them.

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BRAZILIAN CORPORATION

You have two cows.   You enter into a partnership with an American corporation.   Soon you have 1000 cows and the American corporation declares bankruptcy.

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INDIAN CORPORATION

You have two cows.   You worship both of them.

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CHINESE CORPORATION

You have two cows.   You have 300 people milking them.  You claim full employment, high bovine productivity, and arrest the newsman who reported on them.

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ISRAELI CORPORATION

There are these two Jewish cows, right?  They open a milk factory, an ice cream store, and then sell the movie rights.   They send their calves to Harvard to become doctors.  So, who needs people?

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ARKANSAS CORPORATION

You have two cows.   That one on the left is kinda cute.