R.L.2 Wrote:
Aug 06, 2012 2:24 PM
You make a very important point; government grows; that is its prime directive. All these agencies constantly strive for more control, more power, more of our money-all purportedly for our own good. And we, the citizenry have been eagerly complicit in it. We continue to swallow the KoolAid time after time that bureaucracy can do this or that for us better than we can do it for ourselves, in spite of their horrible record of inefficiency, fraud and corruption. Why does this happen over and over again? Simple, it relieves us of responsibility. We can let the government worry about these issues and we can go back to watching our favorite “reality” show or sports contest knowing that “something is being done”. Let the politicians handle...