*The occasional socio-political musings of a classically liberal Hayekian stuck in an era of progressive excess and national decline. Well, at least the archive might help my kids process the six figure per head bill for their share of the national debt they will be receiving upon reaching the age of consent.
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If you have already figured out the elitist lamestream media is lying to you ...
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... Now read the archive - it's why I bothered, for chrissake!
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Question for BHO and His Corrupt Gang of Progressives ... what the hell is so "fair" about saddling unborn citizens with crippling debt?
When Santelli says he's not ready to talk about solutions (LAS likes a man who knows when he's too pissed off to go there), it's because he knows the solution space is entitlement reform. Whether we are able to go there as a nation before we are completely broke is the all time test of Alexander Hamilton's proposition that the masses are fools ... or maybe Benjamin Franklin's famous answer to the man who asked him what form of government the constitutional convention had created - "a republic, if you can keep it." When the occupy mob chants "this is what democracy looks like" ... they mean it ... pure, unfiltered, 'democracy' will inevitably degenerate into lowest common denominator mob rule. It's just how the numbers work.
I think this one is going viral. A blogger with what is quite obviously a much larger readership than mine - the Left Coast Rebel - likes Rick's Rant, too.
LibertyAtStake is the alter ego of a vaguely accomplished self-employed Northern Virginia based Project Manager who maintains his professional profile at "http://www.linkedin.com/pub/joe-figliola/1/bb6/19a". He is known to have a somewhat unsettling obsession with the music of the Kinks ... but as far as anyone knows, has never dated a "composite".