Would you let any politician run your business? If the answer is no, WHY would you EVER let them run, in part, an entity that controls not just your business but you and your family? Are you NUTS?
“Should one entrust the commonwealth to those to whom nobody would entrust a matter of private business?” -John Milton (1660: The Ready and Easy Way to Establish a Free Commonwealth)
Yet, we see too many voters electing politicians, mostly on the Left but certainly some on the Right as well, that have CAMPAIGNED to do exactly that – and then are unhappy when the Law of Unintended Consequences kicks in and bites said voters in the butt…
…but then go and do it again? How do you help deprogram these chuckleheads that Government is NOT their friend and CAN’T take care of you the way they promise? After all, the War on Poverty hasn’t eliminated Poverty as LBJ and his ideological kin claimed, right?
(H/T: Cafe Hayek)