A photograph shouldn't be just a picture, it should be a philosophy.
In meetings philosophy might work, on the field practicality works.
What super powers are hiding behind your insanities?
An ethical action, like an unethical action, is usually analyzed by politicians purely in pragmatic terms.
I've got to confess I'm a pragmatic optimist myself.
In any architecture, there is an equity between the pragmatic function and the symbolic function.
Americans are pragmatic, relatively uncomplicated, hearty and given to broad humor.