[LMB] Money, power, and government

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Mon Jan 22 23:35:06 GMT 2018



> On Jan 22, 2018, at 9:42 AM, Doug Weinfield <douglasw at his.com> wrote:
> 
> And exactly who are these paragons of virtue to whom we could trust money and power? Isn't this quote a bit of a setup?
> 
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> 
>> 
>> Marc Wilson quoted:
>> 
>>> Giving power and money to government is like giving whiskey and
>>> car-keys to teenage boys.  PJ O'Rourke
>> 

While that is a good point, it is a fact that brains change from the risk-taking teens as they become adults.  Sometimes I wish they would change again into brains that were concerned with multiple generational futures.


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