"Cardiff council operates a 'no can do culture' and morale among general staff is low. The council operates as a private club, with the Liberal Democrats, Labour and the Conservatives all too happy to perpetuate an ineptocracy."
"People like to talk about a neoconservative cabal in the White House," he said, referring to the chief architects of the Iraq War, Vice President Dick Cheney, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, and his deputy, Paul Wolfowitz. "But what you really have is an ineptocracy: these people can't do anything right."
1992 August 20, Dian De Sha, “Re: ---istocracy ???”, in alt.usage.english, Usenet:
>Kakistocracy is governance by the worst. I take this to mean the most
>evil, degraded, despicable, or the like. What is the form of
>governance that is by the least able or competent...as in the
>administration of a university...is this also kakistocracy? Ineptocracy?