"Men did not make the earth ... it is the value of the improvement only, and not the earth itself, that is individual property... Every proprietor owes to the community a ground rent for the land which he holds." -- Thomas Paine, Agrarian Justice
The best defense is having the good sense to avoid fights when fighting isn't actually necessary to preserve your personal life or liberty.
Just remember kiddies! It's always OK to contradict yourself, as long as it progresses your party!Originally Posted by Bill Clinton
Liberals: Demanding the freedom to write laws to take freedoms away from people they don't agree with.
"War is good business, and business is good." The business can only get better if the people in the armaments business can get enough into the Al Queda types. If you don't have a war, start one. It's like selling yo-yos and giving better ones to some contestants and if they win, everybody else just has to have one of the better ones. Just business. In this case, the money is provided by hard working taxpayers, that'd be you, me and Grandma. The profits are Corporate and offshored to a tax haven, like Halliburton. Just business.
Semper Fidelis, Semper Liber.
Stolen fair and square from the Capt. Courtesey himself.I spit at lots of people through my computer screen. Not only does it "teach them a lesson" but it keeps the screen clean and shiny.
AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.