"This isn’t Portman being 'hypocritical.' These are not the words of someone trying to uphold the appearance of a virtue they are not practicing. Instead, what Portman is doing is deploying situational ethics in a nihilistic pursuit of power." --
"Hypocrisy is the tribute that vice pays to virtue" Really interesting discussion via
Hypocrisy is the tribute vice pays to virtue. This isn't it.