GREAT POST!!<quoted text>Scary Obituary
In 1887 Alexander Tyler, a Scottish history professor at the
University of Edinburgh , had this to say about the fall of the
Athenian Republic some 2,000 years prior: "A democracy is always
temporary in nature; it simply cannot exist as a permanent
form of government. A democracy will continue to exist up until
the time that voters discover that they can vote themselves generous
gifts from the public treasury. From that moment on, the majority
always votes for the candidates who promise the most benefits from
the public treasury, with the result that every democracy will finally
collapse over loose fiscal policy,(which is) always followed by a
"The average age of the world's greatest civilizations from the
beginning of history, has been about 200 years. During those 200
years, these nations always progressed through the following sequence:
From bondage to spiritual faith;
From spiritual faith to great courage;
From courage to liberty;
From liberty to abundance;
From abundance to complacency;
From complacency to apathy;
From apathy to dependence;
From dependence back into bondage."
The Obituary follows:
Born 1776, Died 2012
It doesn't hurt to read this several times.
Professor Joseph Olson of Hamline University School of Law in
St. Paul, Minnesota, points out some interesting facts concerning
the last Presidential election:
Number of States won by: Obama: 19 Romney: 29
Square miles of land won by: Obama: 580,000 Romney: 2,427,000
Population of counties won by: Obama: 127 million Romney: 143 million
Murder rate per 100,000 residents in counties won by:
Obama: 13.2 Romney: 2.1
Professor Olson adds: "In aggregate, the map of the territory
Romney won was mostly the land owned by the taxpaying citizens of the country.
Obama territory mostly encompassed those citizens living in low
income tenements and living off various forms of government
Olson believes the United States is now somewhere between the
"complacency and apathy" phase of Professor Tyler's definition of
democracy, with some forty percent of the nation's population
already having reached the "governmental dependency" phase..
If Congress grants amnesty and citizenship to twenty million
criminal invaders called illegals - and they vote - then we can say
goodbye to the USA in fewer than five years.
Aside from the fact it sent Queen Yellow Mutt into an hysterical meltdown it really does shed some light into how flawed the voting system really is.
I have heard Savage and Levin talk about how the government dependency numbers can forever effect out elections. The Democrats have done a good job of turning this nation into a cradle to grave system. Once that number becomes a higher majority then those with self respect, work ethic, and the self esteem to provide for themselves, you can kiss this country goodbye. The sad part is these people are too stupid to look at how this has destroyed several European economies. It doesn't work. It is not sustainable. We are already at 17 trillion in debt. We can't handle much more. ObamaCare will be what finally drives this economy over the fiscal cliff. Obama knows this. That is why they are trying to delay the implementation of it until after the 2014 midterms (and in Queen Dawgs mind, the. 2014 Presidential elections LOL!!!).
The time to fight is now. The best thing about the IRS scandal is it has breathed new life into the Tea Party. They are rising up again to fight this bogus amnesty crap. It is fixing to get real interesting around here.