Reversal of fortune – of butterflies and Valerie Solanas

So this I found in my clippings folder -

My first boss joked that Whitehall was the channel for the “reverse butterfly effect”: politicians spark chaos in departments, who transmit the current through bureaucratic layers and then, years later, a butterfly flaps its wings in, say, a jobcentre.
Just another sorry week as Cameron stumbles on
John McDermott
Financial Times June 30/July 1st 2012

And it reminded me, somehow, of Valerie Solanas‘s great line in “The SCUM Manifesto” about men having the reverse Midas touch

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