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Category: Government Gone Wild

Because it's hard for the political class to remember what's right when power & perpetuation are at stake.


Picking Up A Pack Of Trojans – Today’s Quote

The opportunity society tells individuals that their rights, as granted by their Creator, are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. The dependency society confuses privileges with rights and sells everything as a right: the right to own a home, rights based on sexuality, a right to birth control–that...

The Epidemic In West’s Neighborhood – Today’s Quote

When I revisit my neighborhood in Atlanta, I see the blight facing most urban neighborhoods: Section 8 housing, food stamps, EBT card signs, and the breakdown of the family. Of all the consequences of the Great Society programs and the War on Poverty, intended or otherwise, the destruction of the black...

Lesson in Irony – Today’s Quote

Today’s Lesson In Irony: This year, the Food Stamp Program, administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is proud to be distributing the greatest amount of free meals and Food Stamps ever; to 46 million people. Meanwhile, the National Park Service, administered by the U.S. Department of the...

Government Creating Black Markets

The only markets government can create are Black markets and artificial markets auctioning off things that no one really ‘owns’ like the electromagnetic spectrum.  Why does government insist on creating black markets? Black markets emerge when demand exceeds supply for highly regulated or...

Objects of Benevolence – Today’s Quote

I cannot undertake to lay my finger on that article of the Constitution which granted a right to Congress of expending, on objects of benevolence, the money of their constituents. Representative, later President James Madison addressing Congress Andrew’s Note:  Would President Madison even recognize...

Shared Responsibility Payment? – Today’s Quote

Your 2014 tax return will ask if you had insurance coverage or qualified for an exemption.  If not, you may owe a shared responsibility payment when you file in 2015. The Internal Revenue Service in Four-Tax-Facts-about-the-Health-Care-Law-for-Individuals Andrew’s Note:  Doesn’t it sound so much...

What’s This Strange Looking Rifle?

What’s this strange looking rifle?  It’s nothing more than an AR-15 (same caliber(s), same ballistics) with a strange stock, no pistol grip and no flash suppressor…but that makes it legal in New York.  Silly NY politicians tried to ban rifles that looked scary to them even though they...

Laws Which Cannot Be Enforced – Today’s Quote

Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced. Albert...

Internment Camps in the US? – Today’s Quote

Well of course Korematsu [the War era Supreme Court ruling upholding the internment of American Citizens of Japanese descent] was wrong.  And I think we have repudiated [Korematsu] in a later case.  But you are kidding yourself if you think the same thing [internment] will not happen again…  It was...

Politeiaphobia – Today’s Quote

An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger. Confucius Andrew’s Note:  Yes, I made up Politeaphobia but it seems as real as any other phobia I’ve ever heard of.  Politeiaphobia:  from the greek Politeia meaning “conditions of the right of citizens [to form a...

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