"Fascism and communism both promise "social welfare," "social justice," and "fairness" to justify authoritarian means and extensive arbitrary and discretionary governmental powers." - F. A. Hayek"

"Life is a Bungling process and in no way educational." in James M. Cain

Jean Giraudoux who first said, “Only the mediocre are always at their best.”

If you have ten thousand regulations, you destroy all respect for the law. Sir Winston Churchill

"summum ius summa iniuria" ("More laws, more injustice.") Cicero

As Christopher Hitchens once put it, “The essence of tyranny is not iron law; it is capricious law.”

"Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it." Ronald Reagan

"Law is where you buy it." Raymond Chandler

"Why did God make so many damn fools and Democrats?" Clarence Day

"If I feel like feeding squirrels to the nuts, this is the place for it." - Cluny Brown

"Oh, pshaw! When yu' can't have what you choose, yu' just choose what you have." Owen Wister "The Virginian"

Oscar Wilde said about the death scene in Little Nell, you would have to have a heart of stone not to laugh.

Thomas More's definition of government as "a conspiracy of rich men procuring their own commodities under the name and title of a commonwealth.” ~ Winston S. Churchill, A History of the English Speaking Peoples

“Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through.” ~ Jonathon Swift

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Gerry Rivers, Maddow and their Empty Vaults

When the Trump Tax Returns turned out to be unremarkable and empty of "scandal" after all of Maddow's hype, I immediately thought of Gerry Rivers and the empty Capone Vault. m/r

Geraldo Rivera Is Happy to Say 'That Rachel Maddow Now Has the Mantle of the Al Capone Vault'

By PJ Video March 15, 2017

everal people were tweeting jokes about how Rachel Maddow had hyped her Trump tax return segment and had let everyone down as much as Geraldo Rivera had with his Al Capone vault story. Geraldo Rivera himself was almost giddy as he uttered these words, "I submit to you that Rachel Maddow now has the mantle of the Al Capone vault." So Rivera himself has confirmed the joke!

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