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Re: OT: Politics [Was:Social Contract]

On Tue, 2006-05-09 at 09:28 -0400, Matthias Julius wrote:
> "Roberto C. Sanchez" <roberto@familiasanchez.net> writes:
> > Paul Johnson wrote:
> >> 
> >> That's like claiming you're paying twice to cross a toll bridge, never mind 
> >> there are usually alternate (longer) routes and the toll goes away once the 
> >> bridge is paid for...
> >> 
> >
> > Never been to Florida, eh?  It is a state that is criss-crossed with
> > toll roads, where the toll was going to "go away" once the road was
> > payed for.  Some of the roads have been toll roads for something like 30
> > or 40 years.  The problem is that government gets addicted to the money.
> Why should the government be different than everybody else?  It is up
> to the legislative to setup controls over the government.

Especially since government is made up of the same people as
"everybody else".

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA

"I need an expert on the pain I'm goin' thru, so I keep George on
the ol' turn table 'till I'm over you..."
Mark Chesnutt, "Just Playin' Possum"

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