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Sooner Or Later Progressives Will Get Around To You

Seawolf Wrote: Mar 17, 2013 10:34 AM
They bussed by brother in law into a neighborhood the pizza folks won't deliver to and the cops go into in groups and they wondered why nobody attended the PTA meetings. Total loss of control of what had always been locally funded and locally CONTROLLED..THAT's what integration was all about, it was not about kids.

First, they came for the smokers.

No one would argue smoking is good for you. But it’s legal; growing tobacco is even subsidized by the government. Yet, when governments started limiting the right of people to smoke in places public and private, non-smokers did nothing. They didn’t like smoke; they’d heard second-hand smoke was dangerous. Why should they allow owners of private establishments to choose whether those establishments allowed people to engage in a legal – in fact, subsidized -- activity?

Then, they came to “clean up” the healthcare mess. They would take the sick and poor off...