And after reading his answers to the questions on his Kid Nation bio page, I think he might just be the most qualified person to be the next president of our country:
And when bully Greg tries to redeem himself by doing tons of manual labor in the 2nd episode, Michael's soapbox skills and charisma win him the gold star in the end. If that's not a lesson on the way power works in America, I don't know what is.
Politicians of the world: take note!
And now, for your special bonus footage for the evening, I give you a tribute video to Lord of the Flies "In Memory of Simon" scored by Asia's "In the Heat of the Moment." Trust me, you want to see this.