EDITOR’S COMMENT: No doubt you have seen versions of “you live in a country run by idiots” over the past few years on the Internet and elsewhere. I thought these ‘contradictions’ were very accurate and timely!
By Monty Pelerin
We truly live in a country run by idiots. The contradictions between common sense and government actions are just too many to have happened by accident or chance. But perhaps the leaders are not the idiots. Maybe the people tolerating such leaders and laws are the true idiots.
What follows is a contrast between common folk wisdom and what Washington considers wisdom. These contradictions are inconvenient for government, threatening to reveal their incompetence or hidden agenda. The author of this piece is unknown although it sounds like something that could have come from Jeff Foxworthy who popularized this presentation style.
If you can get arrested for hunting or fishing without a license, but not for being in the country illegally, you live in a country run by idiots. Read More..