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Out of Ideas, Governments Try a Bank Heist

Daniel17 Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 8:01 AM
Excellent comment! Yes this is the typical leftists M.O. They are trying this criminal theft out on one of the smallest countries to gauge whether they can get away with it in the rest of the countries. Of course after this criminal act is complete, they will try to say, "See? WE FIXED the debt/bank problem in Cyprus! Now we MUST do this to the rest of the countries." USA included.

During the Great Depression criminals like Bonnie and Clyde, Willie Sutton, Pretty Boy Floyd, John Dillinger and Baby Face Nelson robbed banks. They attained some degree of folk hero status by sticking it to banks that some felt were responsible for the Depression era misery. 

With liberal ideas firmly in the saddle, civilizing us, so to speak, we have come a long way from those dreary days. No longer would we applaud such criminals.

Instead, today, we send them to Congress, or parliament, or the legislature, where governments try to achieve folk hero status by robbing banks and...