“Fight Against Stupidity And Bureaucracy”
Have you ever wondered how the United States of America has managed to accumulate debt of $18 trillion and rising?
Part of the answer is pretty easy really.
The country is being run by people who can’t count. By people who do not realize that you cannot indefinitely live beyond your means.
Try doing what the government does at home and see how far you get? You can’t print money (legally) as a short-stop measure so the effect on you will be immediate. You’ll go broke!
The government and has been printing billions and billions of dollars, but all this has done is to postpone the inevitable and pass on the problem to future generations.
But not being able to count is just one part of what’s wrong. It’s a big part, but it does not tell the whole story.
What is also wrong is the amount of money that the government and their stupid minions waste.
A small, but good, example of this was accidentally uncovered during the 2014 investigation into the handling of interrogations of terrorists by American intelligence agencies.
Here we discovered that $81 million of taxpayer money had been paid to a pair of so-called ‘psychologists’ who were at the head of these interrogations.
Not only that, but it turned out that neither of these two people had any prior knowledge of al-Qaeda, no experience in interrogation techniques and no background in counter terrorism.
That’s zero experience on all three counts!
To add insult to injury, they were also promised an additional $5 million in indemnity costs to cover all legal expenses for any potential criminal investigation and prosecution through 2021 as well as paid more than $1 million individually.
This sort of idiocy permeates all sections of government. The waste is colossal. So colossal that the tax paying public very seldom, if ever, gets to hear about it. And if and when they do it is invariably too late to do anything about it. The money is gone. Wasted!
That’s part of the reason the United States imposes the world’s highest corporate tax rates and why it is one of the few countries in the world to impose a “worldwide tax” on domestic firms and on its citizens.
America likes to try to impose ‘democracy’ on other nations in the world, especially the ones that don’t understand it and don’t want it.
But with ‘democracy’ should come ‘accountability’.
Clearly is does not.
Therefore the system we really have is an ‘idiocracy’, not a ‘democracy’.
Let’s start and call it what it is. It’s a much more appropriate name for what is going on!