August 19, 2011
Are you calling me a Marxist?
"Are you calling me a Marxist?" After a passionate political conversation, one of my coworkers asked me that question. He sounded horrified at the thought. Now, it's important to note that I hadn't called anyone anything. I simply asked a few questions. Liberals don't like to have questions asked of them. A question requires an answer, and those answers usually reveal more about the liberal answerer than he's comfortable with. Liberals like to lurk in the shadows, pretending to stand for liberty, personal responsibility, and the free market. They can, however, be easily exposed with nothing more than a few simple questions. I asked my coworker how he feels about Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. As it turns out, he sees it as the government's responsibility to pay for the living and medical expenses of senior citizens. It doesn't matter to him that these programs are unsustainable. It doesn't matter to him that Social...(Read Full Post)