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The Tyranny of Solutions

rreid Wrote: Jan 14, 2013 10:21 AM
When those at the helm of government ignore or disobey the very laws they are sworn to uphold, it follows that this lack of disipline will be parroted in the general society

Sinclair Lewis was so 20th Century.

Progressives have effectively burnt the cross and the flag already. Thus, old-style patriotism and religiosity can’t even win elections in heartland states- just ask Senators Akin and Mourdoch.

No, that’s not where the threat festers. When tyranny comes to America, it will be advanced by earnest public officials, enforcing intrusive rules declared necessary to stamp out social problems and purify us of bad consumer choices. The oppression generally will be applauded by elites and educated people. Whether or not it prevails and becomes the new normal...