As a few others may have remarked this: Brexit is a wonderful source of humor. Here's Tanya Gold in NYT:
"I see Brexit as a progressive disease, like alcoholism. What you think gives you hope — nostalgia or vodka, who cares? — is killing you. I wouldn’t have said this at any time since 1940 but it feels apt now. Pray for us."
Read the article here.
Fair enough, Brexit is alcoholism. But what's democracy? Opium?
We should not be cynical about democracy, especially when we mean by this word a state that despite itself tries to behave rather decently, but when it comes to the will of the people, one cannot helpt but chuckling these days.