.. what most people fail to understand (including libertarians despite the correctness of the Inept Government argument) is that Washington is a very sophisticated Kabuki Theatre, only without the entertainment. Moves are planned well in advance, and all arguments are carefully orchestrated to appear as though they are spontaneous or naturally-occurring. They aren’t. (Honest Hill staffers and similarly situated politicos will attest to this.) The old song and dance about how this is a “new emergency” or “the world has changed” is the same canard they use every time they want to steal more of our money or liberty. But the arguments taking place are not real. Both sides agree that taxes will be raised and spending increased. Period.
quarta-feira, novembro 28, 2012
Of Norquist and Newspeak: