Taking the Long View; No American Need Worry if They Stand for the Law
By Pete Hendrickson
And Happy Guy Fawkes Day!
Election Day, 2018. A Bit Scary, Right?
It’s particularly fitting this year that election day comes so soon after Halloween…
SO, ARE YOU WORRIED about the election outcome this week? You should be!
After all, the unprincipled, progressivist nut-case Democrats might regain power.
Or, the unprincipled, neo-con nutcase Republicans might retain power.
Whichever way it goes, as things stand now, you and your kids are going to be screwed.
YOU SEE, AS THINGS STAND NOW, the winners, of either party, will find themselves with far more money in the treasury than is needed for their Constitution duties. Those duties include little more than courts, actual national defense, modest Depts. of State and Treasury, a Post Office and a Patent Office, a small immigration bureaucracy and a few other offices of similarly focused function and dimimutive dimension.
There is FAR more in the US treasury than is needed for these lawful obligations of the United States. The excess will be spent (after some serious nest-feathering) on a host of things inimical to your interests.
That excess will finance an army of spies surveilling you; an army of “security thespians” impeding and dictating to you; an army of soldiers making enemies for you in other countries which are no threat to you; and swarms of petty functionaries with clipboards which endlessly harass you and eat out your substance in myriad other ways, as well. Continue reading