Saturday, June 12, 2010

We has been mainstreamed

"I think it was Spider-Man's uncle, Ben Parker who said...well, it's disputed who originally said this:...'With great power comes great responsibility'".

Shami Chakrabarti, director of Liberty, on the BP oil spill


Andrew Rilstone said...

NOTE: No-one originally said it: it's a comment made by the narrator of Amazing Fantasy #15: "And so a lean, silent figure slowly fades in the gathering darkness aware at last that in this world, with great power there must also come -- great responsibility."

Andrew Rilstone said...

NOTE: Although you could, I suppose, argue that Jesus originally said it: "For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required..."