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AnneD Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-09-11 09:00 AM
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35. Morning Marketeers....
:donut: and lurkers. You accurately summed it up GD....It is beginning to look like un-elected technocrats suppose themselves royalty and are planing to run countries based on the corporate business model and not with the peoples will or best interest in mind.

As we have discovered, too big to fail has not been good for middle class average folks. So someone needs to explain to me how this current scheme for the EU debt crisis bailout will be an improvement.

I think our politicians in the US secretly wish they had that kind of authority. They have to deal with the Declaration of Independence and the pesky Bill of Rights. Over the last 10-15 years they have been chipping away at it. The last 8 years have been the worst. I fear that Posse comitatus is not too far behind as we are in a police state now.

The only problem with the US politicians scheme is that folks here are armed. And our founding fathers specified that provision for a reason. Like it or not, it is our history and heritage. People forget that until 400+ years ago this was a wild and dangerous wilderness. My mom told me that her grandfather attended a hanging in the early 1900's. Our population is not so tamed as of yet as we are fairly new.

As time goes on, I fear that we will see violence on our soil again. There is a large population outside the beltway that are growing impatience with way thing are running. There has been no justice. As the quip goes...No Justice, no Peace. Know Justice, know Peace. Folks are getting tired of waiting for justice and the OWS is only a symptom. Try as they might, TBTB and their lapdog media will not gloss over the fact that this country is being screwed over by the banks. It is starting to seep in.

Happy hunting and watch out for the bears.
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