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Re: OT: Politics [Was:Social Contract]

On Tue, 2006-05-09 at 07:41 -0700, Paul Johnson wrote:
> On Monday 08 May 2006 19:35, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
> > 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.
> My assumptions assume a working government, not Florida.

Florida somehow survives.  And the crime rate isn't even as high
as NYC's used to be.

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA

"If the French were really intelligent, they'd speak English."
Wilfred Sheed

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