Minimum wage is defined as poverty, always, no matter the dollar price. Or, didn’t Democrats get that far in school?

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The poor man has been marked down.
 
 
 
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And..OUT.
 
 
 
 
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So much for the heavenly elixir of Democratic Party high minimum wages in a future in which there are no jobs at all.
 
My Dear Guy:
 
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There are those who say that they will help the poor man by raising taxes on the rich man and, in so doing, raise the minimum wage.
 
 
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Silly children:
 
 
The minimum wage is defined as poverty, or, didn’t Democrats get that far in  school?
 
 
 
 
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The minimum wage means:
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Poverty.
 
 
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No matter what dollar figure desperate Democrats put to it, the minimum wage will always mean:
 
 
 
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Poverty.
 
 
 
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There is a thought in classic economics:
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That dismal discipline:
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Called:
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“The marginal utility of labor,”
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A notion which dictates that:
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If the laborer costs the boss too much money, the laborer, very, very shortly, will have:
NO WAGE AT ALL.
 
 
 
 
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Thanks for the helping hand Democrats!!
 
 
 
 
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Even Democrats, or perhaps, maybe SOME of them,  ought to understand that redefining poverty does nothing to alleviate poverty or help the poor man.
 
 
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Democrats, now desperate, have abandoned any pretense to help the poor man get a good, stable and real job.
 
 
 
 
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Instead, Democrats tell the poor man that the rich man is his enemy and the trick to do is to steal the rich Man’s money by taxing the rich man and sending the receipts to Washington to be gambled away.
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Democrats are both coy and disingenuous to say these silly things as we all know that taxes, taken for anybody, go to Washington, where I always live and watch, to be wasted.
 
 
 
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We ask Democrats:
 
 
 
 
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How does taking more taxes from the rich man to waste at Washington, help the poor man, who simply needs a real, decent job?
 
 
 
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Not a job predicated upon a contrived re-definition of his poverty.
 
 
 
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The poor man already knows all about his poverty:
 
 
 
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The poor man wants a real and decent job so that he can get out of his poverty:
 
 
 
 
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Neither the poor man, nor the rich man, wants more money stolen from anybody to be squandered at Washington:
 
 
 
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Which is:
 
 
 
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A twisted contrivance of the Democrats designed to hoodwink the poor man into thinking that the Democrats are helping him.
 
 
 
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A contrivance that helps no one but for Washington politicians and their pals, who can then waste the new tax money on gambling.
 
 
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Guy, I must say:
 
 
 
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Well done by by your Mr Alan Keyes regarding the tenuousness of liberty–the concern I increasingly have Guy, is that in the future, more and more, there simply won’t be any jobs–no jobs–technology looks to put us all out of business–out into pasture.
 
 
 
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I’d be interested to know what you and your Mr. Alan Keyes think about that looming condition–a world without jobs–literally.
 
 
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In such a world, of universal unemployment,
 
 
 
 
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Where is freedom??
 
 
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Does freedom even matter in such a place?
 
 
 
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I had a talk with a businessman the other day–a bright and well-meaning fellow who said to me: “I don’t need any of my workers–none of them–keeping them around is just a dated habit.”
 
 
 
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      ~~Artista de la conquista~
       
       
       
      ~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 
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Where is the man who will lead the Americans out of Babylon? Where is he? Harry and I wonder.We’re curious.Do you wonder~are you curious~where is he?

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A new dawn peeks out to the Americans~~bringing with her a leader~~follow her~~our new American Dawn~~

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Harry–this is a most interesting expostulation on the peoples of New England and of the French Canadians whose blood I likewise share– and of the Americans themselves in recent times.

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I too am impressed by the humble and go-get-’em attitude of the American Yankee.
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While I am of mixed blood lines–to include a dosage of the Southland–Yankee ingenuity and hard work and lack of complaint in adversity has always much impressed me.
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America could use more of that and America most particularly could use a public recognition in her politics of that humble work ethic and I think that the right, proper and winning horse and jockey to set things right again in this country begins with the sincere statement~ at the starter’s gate~ at the outset~ of a Presidential campaign that:
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Protect the people.
Facilitate commerce.
Leave the people the hell alone.”
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I think such a program would win election without any use of the whip but the issue is~~
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Where is such a man to ride this winning horse?
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Is he from Maine, from French Canada, from the Southland~~from where–if I were a younger man with younger arteries I would take on such a campaign~~lamentably I am neither of those.
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I do hope such a man presents himself to the Americans~~who are rightly and sorely aggrieved at looking on what the city of my birth–Washington–has become–
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Winter Palace reflections~penned late in the night~on America’s newest iteration of Her Harvest of Shames~the migratory mess 2014~

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Egbert Roscoe Murrow was born April 25, 1908 at Polecat Creek, near Greensboro,[2] in Guilford County, North Carolina, the son of Roscoe C. Murrow and Ethel F. (née Lamb) Murrow. His parents were Quakers.~~
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We gaze out the frosted windows of the Winter Palace onto the bustling men of Washington~~members all~~in good standing~~of the latter-day Lernaean Hydra~~serving dutifully the whims of their masters in The Party in this latest iteration of America’s Harvest of Shames~~the 2014 migratory mess called~~with appropriate disingenuity~~by these men ~~

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~~Immigration reform~~

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In Greek mythology, the Lernaean Hydra (Greek: Λερναία Ύδρα) was an ancient serpent-like water monster, with reptilian traits (as its name evinces), that possessed many heads — the poets mention more heads than the vase-painters could paint, and for each head cut off it grew two more — and poisonous breath and blood so virulent even its tracks were deadly.[1] The Hydra of Lerna was killed byHercules as the second of his Twelve Labours.

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We sigh and watch our frigid breathe~~for The Palace~~as the city Herself this night~~is cold and foreboding.~~
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Soon, all heads of the  Lernaean Hydra will vote out immigration reform to serve the needs of one head of the Hydra~~called Democrats~~who cynically desire an endless power base among the impoverished Mexicans they pretend to care for~~and from our own Republican Hydra~~whose rich businessmen owners cold-heartedly seek yet more slave labour at the expense of the already economically decimated American poor man.~~
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Mr. Edward R. Murrow was a brave reporter and a good one~~no silly news girl was Edward~~there is naught like him today.~~
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Mr. Edward R. Murrow was a communist and yet his chronicle of The Harvest of Shame concerning the seasonal slavery of the Mexican migrants in California’s Imperial Valley was a tempestuous masterpiece of real reporting on a subject of true American horror.~~
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Watch Americans~~and be horrified~~be shamed~~as~~
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~~Terrible as Edward R. Murrow’s biting commentary about the Mexicans of 1960 was~~it is far, far less the horrific than that now soon to be visited upon the Americans themselves by our Lernaean Hydra at Washington this winter~~called~~
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Shamelessly so~~
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Immigration reform~~
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Watch, listen, think, my dears~~
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The Palace endorses for all viewers this epic work of Mr. Edward R. Murrow~~
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    Quite so, Craig~~quite so~~and that is what the pitched combat in our Party is about~~what does the Party stand for~~whom does it represent~~a combat that to my mind may very well lead to the dissolution of both Parties fairly soon as the utter failure to represent core constituent groups applies even more brazenly to the other Party~~than to our own~~ 

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Communism and Capitalism are the same thing~

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 Both globalized communism and globalized capitalism reduce man to~~ impersonal units of production~~

Communism has global aspirations to imprison man as a unit of production who serves as a slave to the State~~

Capitalism has global aspirations to imprison man as a unit of production who serves as a slave to the Capitalist~~

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By any moral measure, there is no difference~~save cosmetics~~between the two systems~~

Both systems aspire to make man a slave without a nation and both aspire to enrich small classes of rulers~~

Be they either Statist Kings or Economic Royalists~~

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Both systems seek to replace God with either Gold or Gulag~~

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This horror of internationalist communist and capitalist slavery must end and the key to begin bringing about that end~~

Is to be done and finished with world-wide Globalization~~in all its myriad, evil and dehumanizing manifestations~~

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In which he is most happy~~

Free of internationalist organizations~~

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Internationalist Communist schemes and~~

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Internationalist Capitalist greed~~

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These Nation States exist for a reason~~

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The people of these Nations are very proud of their countries and their cultures~~

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These people are not happy at being slaves to either internationalist~~ globalized~~communism or capitalism~~

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The wave of the future is a return to the Nation State~~

To Nationalism~~

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 To accomplish this return to the Nation State~~

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Apropos this~~
Will we just continue to let the Fed and other central banks pursue this policy?

 

As I say~~the predicate justification for intemperate monetary policy is that the policy is necessary to avoid our going into a depression~~an argument line that can be neither proved nor disproved.  The logical extension of this argument line is that in the near term we are faced with two disastrous options~~to continue loose money policy~~or to go into a depression~~neither option elicits smiles on a winter Monday morning.~~
 
 
 
In fact~~it gets worse~~if it is accepted central bank logic that we have only these two choices~~then we can never tighten monetary policy because who is the fellow at Washington who wants to be the next Mr. Hoover~~a man who had absolutely nothing to do with causing the Great Depression~~but a man who is, nonetheless, blamed for it?
 



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 ~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 

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Finis Origine Pendet~~

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The only Question of America is this~~The role of the central government vis-a-vis state government~~and the role of the private citizen vis-a-vis both~~
~~The principal need in America is the promotion of the possibility for the average man to get and keep a good job with good benefits paid by the employer~~as was done not very long ago.~~
Notes from the abyss~~De~globalize America!!~~shall be the rallying cry of the Americans~~soon now to be in open revolution against their mortal enemy~~the men who now rule at Washington~~
Gentlemen~~
Notes~~apropos this~~

As we discussed just yesterday, Danny, a real revolution is almost unavoidable.~Last night we engaged in some nonsensical give and take about the next gang of idiots lining up in the starting gate for 2016 in which talk I repeatedly told you that nobody in the Washington class has any notion how intensely the Americans hate Washington~~ALL of it~~the status quo cannot hold.

The man quoted in the link above says this has been building for at least a decade but he well off the mark~it has been the main driver for at least 4 decades–the most popular man in 1972 in the Democratic Party–the only man Nixon ever feared was George Wallace whose motto was~~Take a bureaucrat’s briefcase and throw it in the Potomac~~after that throw the bureaucrat in the Potomac~~after that~throw the bureaucrat’s office building in the Potomac~~and keep doing it until they are all drowned~~as there is not a dime’s worth of difference between the Democrats and the republicans”~~this was in 1972~~it was immensely popular then and has become increasingly so~~
I have cautioned over and over that unless one of the major parties offers up a man who has something more to say for himself than to read some bimbo Washington resume–we are in for a revolution and one day we will wake up with a dictator~~and you know what~~we’ll deserve it because nobody in this city listens to or gives a toss about the real people of this land~~

We are being kept afloat by artificial money from the central bank~which at some point simply has to end.
The justification for this artificial economy is that if we stop pumping fiat money into the economy a depression will very quickly ensue.
we have now built ourselves into a box in which the only options are to contrive a way to keep the boat afloat with an endless flow of artificial money~~or to endure a full-scale depression~~neither possibility is capable of sustaining a stable nation~and under either possibility a real revolution will come very soon~~it is rather difficult for me to see how any educated man cannot see this~~with the revolution will come a dictator and his job is made very much easier by the intense and ever-growing hatred of the Americans for the men of this city~for the men of the political class~~John Begg
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You are right than wrong John.The liberals suck. The conservatives have been co-opted by tea party morons.Where, by God, is the sensible center….Stephen (.

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How you would you define “the center?” Lukewarm confusion is not, simply by default,  intrinsically “sensible.” Our foreign policy at this moment is certainly “in the middle,” and it’s disastrous.
As bad as things may be, we are far far better off than we were in the 70s. We are threatened with nuclear terrorism, but not nuclear annihilation (no mean distinction there). Unemployment is high but not what is was then. Inflation … well, it’s coming, but we haven’t seen it yet. When it does, we’ll see if it approaches the Weimarish 70s. Revolution? Our men in uniform are not being spit on. The Weathermen aren’t blowing up police stations, the Black Panthers aren’t murdering beat cops in the street, and we aren’t idly, shamefully sitting on our hands while genocide bleeds Indochina and Africa. A little optimism, please.
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Steve and Harry~~I think that this center you refer to Steve is not involved because it constitutes the bulk of the people who have been abandoned by the Washington–they have just given up caring about Washington–but that does not mean they are complacent–oh, no!!.

Harry~having lived–right here–in the fulcrum—in the times you annotate–through the times you mention~I say–certainly you have a solid point in the instances you raise but since the time you site– the utter collapse of any semblance of believability in Washington and media and other big institutions has progressed downhill in a straight line.  Anybody who has ever dated a girl knows when trust is lost it don’t come back–and it’s lost at Washington.
No, we are not going to be blown up by the Commies. But, yes, perpetual war to no purpose is the status quo–we simply moved from fighting Commies to fighting lunatic Muhammadans.
I sense up and down the social scale a real revulsion with Washington~~most particularly so the gaudy personal greed one sees flashing all around this city.  Men have always come here for ego reasons but in the last 2 decades the sense that they come here exclusively to steal money has grown and grown with good reason~~how does some barefoot boy show up here 20 years ago without a nickel in his jeans and have a net worth of $.5billion today~~estimated?
But all that is cocktail talk–the people wouldn’t mind a little corruption and theft if their government expressed even a remote interest in providing the possibility for good jobs with good benefits for the working man–but nobody here even pretends to care about that.
You simply cannot take a comparatively rich country and turn it into a comparatively poor country~pretty much overnight—since the Panica of 2008~~and expect to hold the line in place.
I am personally amorous much of civility in politics, Harry and much miss seeing any of it.  The trouble is that revolutions tend to be most uncivilized, bloody, gory and messy.
Steve–in parting here–you and I have many times agreed that if the central government simply ceases to even be responsive to the demands of the citizens–that government has lost all credibility and the constitution, other documents, flags and symbols of empire will be tossed aside in the blood lust of revolution~and into the fire.
I don’t want this to happen–for 2 years I have been writing to try and alert men here of the danger.  They don’t care~~they are fat and happy and they just don’t care at all–Steve–Tea Party came about as a backlash against that very indifference~~as an expression of the intense frustration of the people to be heard at Washington~~all in this group have good educations and have read history–revolutions are commonplace throughout history–more the norm than the exception– and the glue that binds them all is that the revolution comes when the central government simply ignores the needs and demands of the people.
As with Tea Party, Steve, so your mention of Wiemar, Harry~~I am afraid I do see correlation to late-20s–early 30s Germany here–mass~~deliberate~~debasement of the money and intractable unemployment~~once again–the stated governmental purpose of our central bank’s debasement of the dollar is to prevent our going into a depression–what is the logic line–it it this–either we continue to debase the dollar or we go into a depression–sometimes–on thinking that, Harry–it’s a bit hard to be optimistic~~
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I’m skeptical of this Rousseau-ian yearning for a lost golden age of civility in American politics that never existed. I’m old enough to recall George McGovern comparing Richard Nixon to Adolph Hitler, George Wallace pronouncing that any n****r who laid down in the street in protest would be a dead n****r, and the “New Left” (so-called) adopting Lenin’s bloody catchphrase for mass public executions as a rallying cry; “Up against the wall, Mthrfckrs.” LBJ, as President, forced pols he wanted to denigrate to meet with him while he was defecating on the toilet. Bobby Kennedy, as AG, eavesdropped on MLK Jr have trysts with his mistresses and played the tapes back for racist Senators. Walter Cronkite illegally bugged Eisenhower’s campaign headquarters. Walter Duranty whitewashed Stalin’s genocide in the New York TIMES. That Golden Age? Never existed.
Populist mis-trust is rightly directed not only at Washington, but at our elite technocrats in general, who have failed to responsibly run the capital markets as well as to legislate, but the voters who you claim to be in revolt keep voting them back into office in exchange for further entitlements. Those who are defaulting on their mortgages and college loans are no better than the pols they’ve re-elected.
There is no military-industrial conspiracy to keep us in a perpetual state of war. Nuclear proliferation changes the economics of warfare just as  fanatical ideologies of self-loathing and nihilism alter our modes of strategy against them. It’s difficult to “game out” an effective deterrent against an opponent who seeks annihilation. No zero-sum logic there.
I share your revulsion to revolutionary zealotry. I’m a fervent Burkean; I suspect you may be as well. But they took their best shot when they were being bankrolled by the evil empire, and now it’s defunct. We’ve seen worse, and prevailed. Our current lack of statesmanship is appalling, but so is our lack of citizenship. Things are grim, but not terminal.
Very respectfully,
Harry
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Ed Burke~~of course~~I tell my fellow Republicans that I am a classical liberal and they all blanch~~very few have a decent~~or even adequate education anymore~~at least in the things that matter~”what every schoolboy ought to know et sequentia…”…but with religion, Ed Burke and my paths diverge~he left Mother Church~to take up mercenary membership in that horrid religion founded by an English King who died of syphilis.  I can’t really overlook that last bit with your Ed.

You are spot on and I usually note it myself~~Washington has always been a loathsome place~I can think of your examples and many, many more.  I have taught a class the premise of which is that there really is only one, enduring, American question…..
The role of the central government vis a vis state government~~and the role of the private citizen vis a vis both~~ 
This question~~the only question of America~~ has never been sorted and never will–if one thinks on it at all–it simply can’t be sorted.  Jefferson hated central government~he was the direct progenitor of Steve’s Tea Party and other populist upheavals named~~but Thomas was a romantic~I like to play at being one as well~but then there are the grim realities to face~such as advancing age~that hobbles romance~
The American Question was the issue before the Revolution–run up to the war of state secession~called by fools the Civil War~~on through the various populist movements~~right up until this day~~with Steve’s Tea Party playmates.
More perhaps to the direct point of yours~~many of the founders were very uneasy about letting everybody vote–in fact many were dead set against it for any number of reasons–yours mentioned being one of the primary–they easily grasped that evil men could simply buy the votes of the great unwashed for trinkets as was given the pagan red Indians for Manhattan Island~and founders were correct to think it and you are correct to call our attention to the delicate balancing act between the seemingly idyllic universal democracy and the fact that the people really would do sell their birthrights for such a small and shabby price
So yes–you are most right that things here have always been ticklish between the conflicting camps~~and that goes far beyond some founder running over niggers in streets to actually important matters~ to wit~ought everyone be granted the right to vote when they are hopelessly ignorant~~another question with no resolution in sight.
The trouble there of course is–who will decide who can and cannot vote.  In the election just past, some idiot news girl said she felt that Tea Party proved that everybody should not be allowed to vote~I said to her~~
~~”hunney~~I don’t know anything about Tea Party but judging on the basis of who hate them the most~i just might just take a flyer and join the party sight unseen as~~aligned  against Tea Party are the most loathsome of all loathsome creature at this city–which is saying plenty~My  Republicans have always had an arm of the Party that has thought that only the elect ought vote~~and guess what~~as a Democrat~~you would likely be the first barred from ballots and from voting if I were picking the straws”~
~~the idiot news girl didn’t like that much so~~I think we can agree that while we all think our opponents stupid–nobody will ever be able to conjure a legitimate system to determine which group of ignorant voters ought be excluded from the ballot box~a dicey~and frankly silly question when one considers how quickly corrupted any attempt at listing the elect and casting off the not elect would immediately become~
I do romantically hold to the possibility of having a working and beneficial democracy~with all  the appropriate caveats about the self-manifest limitations to that idea.
What I do truly find vexing is that if ~~populism~~to pick a word~~has~throughout our history been so much an intense part of American blood line~~why has it never won a single battle on the American battlefield~one would think that over time, with all the populist mutations that at least one of them would have succeeded~~given that
~~populism is~how should I  say~well populism~~ is popular~~
And I suppose that is what gives me pause to consider the real possibility of revolution~~because the general interests of the people at some point must find representation and voice~~which those interests today do not have~~and you are quite correct to say Harry that~~they never did..so we ask..does that mean they never will?
I do note, most positively, that you still sign notes in the manner of an officer and that is a nicety that is fond noted here…
VR~~
Jack
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 ~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 

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I’d a very small top secret I was hoping to retire to the country and raise race horses on selling up~but fate dealt a dastardly turn~my secret it seems is very small~and lost amidst all the other secrets~today everything is so secret~but nothing is kept quiet~and my small retirement secret has lost all valuation~heavens~

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I’d a very small top-secret I was hoping to retire to the country and raise race horses on selling up~~but fate dealt a dastardly turn~~my secret it seems is very small~~and lost amidst all the other secrets~~today everything is so secret~~but nothing is kept quiet~~and my retirement secret has lost all valuation~~heavens~~ 

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 John Begg~~It’s funny~I have many friends who like to think they can live completely under radar but I tell them–kid–in 10 seconds the right guy can find out anything he wants to know about you–the truth is–nobody cares enough about you to bother–flip side is–when everybody knows everything about everybody else–it ceases to have any particular meaning~~

~~ Secret, secret~I’ve got a secret~but it seems to have lost its valuation~dear me~

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Secret, secret~I’ve got a secret~but it seems to have lost its valuation~dear me~

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In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Rockefeller Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~

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~~I’d a very small top-secret I was hoping to retire to the country and raise race horses on selling up~~but fate dealt a dastardly turn~~my secret it seems is very small~~and lost amidst all the other secrets~~today everything is so secret~~but nothing is kept quiet~~and my retirement secret has lost all valuation~~heavens~~
Secret, secret~I’ve got a secret~but it seems to have lost its valuation~dear me~ 

Clash of interests~Police and Thieves~frightening the nation~with their~guns and ammunition~

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Today, brethren~~our own Mr. Jefferson puts to us a question~~what~~if any~~is the difference between a rough, savage, thief in the dark of night and a swarmy, greasy, politician in a dark suit in the morning hour~~and if no difference~~what to do~~and if~~a wee bit of difference~~what to do then~~and Mr Jefferson~~always a hoot~~suggests we answer his own question thusly~~

“The two enemies of the people are criminals and government, so let us tie the second down with the chains of the Constitution so the second will not become the legalized version of the first.”~~

~~Thomas Jefferson~~

~~Our Own Most Romantic One~~

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Our Mr. Jefferson~~as rendered for us today by~~Mr. Rembrandt Peale: (c:1805)~~

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In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Rockefeller Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~

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Mr Jefferson’s lovely home in Virginia~~Monticello~~to which he would~~on the infrequent occasions that he could~~repair to drink of the fine wines and read of the great books~~two full ships of which he’d brought back from 10 years at Paris~~and to there also contemplate today’s question he puts to us~~

Today, brethren~~our own Mr. Jefferson puts to us a question~~what~~if any~~is the difference between a rough, savage, thief in the dark of night and a swarmy, greasy, politician in a dark suit in the morning hour~~and if no difference~~what to do~~and if~~a wee bit of difference~~what to do then~~and Mr Jefferson~~always a hoot~~suggests we answer his own question thusly~~

“The two enemies of the people are criminals and government, so let us tie the second down with the chains of the Constitution so the second will not become the legalized version of the first.”

~~Thomas Jefferson~~

~~Our Own Most Romantic One~~ever concerned about~~

Clash of interests~~Police and Thieves~~frightening the nation~~with their~~guns and ammunition~~

There is a discernible clinical ailment called Old American Rich Man’s Disease~and today we read that Billy Gross of Pimco has a tragically fatal bout of it~

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It is a singular propensity of the Americans to grow embarrassed as they age about their being rich~absolutely nowhere else on this earth~or at any other time in history has this strange phenomenon been observed–

Today Billy Gross of Pimco~earlier a sensible fella~ joins that long gray line of rich men~but takes things much further and dangerously so~as~rather than deciding~as is his want~what to do with his money~Billy wants to dictate how all men be robbed of theirs~by the government~oh great~that will sure help the poor man, Billy~stealing my money and sending it to be wasted at Washington~

There is a discernible clinical ailment called Old American Rich Man’s Disease~and today we read that Billy Gross of Pimco has a tragically fatal bout of it~

Billy Gross of Pimco~~kindly listen~~have you grown old and soft in the head~explain to your audience precisely how raising taxes helps the poor class~if you want to help the poor~give them jobs or simply gold coins~don’t steal the money from the rich to send to Washington to be wasted~that does not help poor people~~

Moreover–if Billy Gross and friends are really motivated to help the poor–why not give the poor man money hand to hand–from your pocket to his–the poor beggar needs the money–the government does not need the money–and if–as my aunts would argue–the poor bum on the street will just waste the money on cheap wine–so what–giving the money to the government is wasting it on nothing at all–at least the poor bum can get his head up for a bit on the wine–what do any American citizens get from sending money to the government–no high of any kind–just 100 percent waste–not even a taste–of cheap wine?

Pimco’s Bill Gross: America’s Privileged 1 Percent Should Pay Higher Taxes

Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 09:11 AM

Pacific Investment Management Co.’s Bill Gross said that wealthy Americans, having reaped the benefits of favorable tax treatment, should be willing to pay a greater share to bolster the prospects of the working class.

“If you’re in the privileged 1 percent, you should be paddling right alongside and willing to support higher taxes on carried interest, and certainly capital gains readjusted to existing marginal income tax rates,” Gross wrote in his monthly investment outlook posted on Newport Beach, California-based Pimco’s website. “Stanley Druckenmiller and Warren Buffett have recently advocated similar proposals. The era of taxing ’capital’ at lower rates than ‘labor’ should now end.”

Gross criticized a growing trend of large U.S. companies retaining earnings or buying back shares at the expense of labor, as expenses were cut along the way. Companies need to be reinvesting in plants and equipment rather than focusing on cost cutting and equity buybacks, he said.

Gross’s public pronouncements can rock the markets. After he rebuked General Electric Capital Corp. in March 2002, saying the finance arm of General Electric Co. was amassing too much short-term debt, the stock of GE tumbled 6 percent in two days.

Gross said today that his criticism in past years was supposed to be indicative of the growing use of leverage rather than to be company specific. Companies continue to increase earnings while revenue remains flat, he said.

“Never have American companies sent a greater share of their sales to the bottom line,” Gross wrote in the outlook today. “Even when S&P 500 companies have witnessed a decline in corporate earnings” at the same time “they have still experienced earnings per share gains.”

Wealth Distribution

Gross’s personal wealth is estimated at $2 billion. The 69-year-old Pimco co-founder has endowed a foundation with $293 million in assets and raised money for Doctors Without Borders, a medical charity, by selling parts of his stamp collection.

Gross, who was urged by billionaire Carl Icahn to give at least half his wealth to charity, said yesterday that he and his wife, Sue, are committed to giving away all their money before they die. Gross, speaking in an interview on the CNBC television network yesterday, said he’s following a pledge by steel magnate and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie, who called it a disgrace for a wealthy person to die with money.

Apple Dispute

Icahn and Gross, in a public exchange of Twitter posts over the past week, have prodded each other to devote more effort to helping people. Gross, who started the discussion on Oct. 24, said Icahn should stop pushing Apple Inc. for a stock buyback and instead spend more time on philanthropy like Bill Gates, the Microsoft Corp. co-founder, and his wife, Melinda.

“Developed economies work best when inequality of incomes are at a minimum,” Gross wrote. “By reducing the 20 percent of national income that ‘golden scrooges’ now earn, by implementing more equitable tax reform that equalizes capital gains, carried interest and nominal income tax rates, we might move up the list to challenge more productive economies such as Germany and Canada.”

The share of private-equity managers’ profits in buyout deals is known as carried interest. President Barack Obama’s 2014 budget proposal released in April had proposed taxing carried interest at ordinary income rates rather than preferential rates provided to long-term capital gains.

The $250 billion Total Return Fund managed by Gross has gained 0.93 percent in the past month, outperforming 58 percent of comparable funds, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The fund has returned 8.4 percent on an annual basis in the past five years, placing it in the 77 percentile.

Pimco, a unit of the Munich-based insurer Allianz SE, managed $1.97 trillion in assets as of June 30.

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Billy Gross of Pimco~~kindly listen~~have you grown old and soft in the head~~explain to your audience precisely how raising taxes helps the poor class~~if you want to help the poor~~give them jobs or simply gold coins~~don’t steal the money from the rich to send to Washington to be wasted~~that does not help poor people~~

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In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Rockefeller Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~

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It is a singular propensity of the Americans to grow embarrassed as they age about their being rich~absolutely nowhere else on this earth~or at any other time in history has this strange phenomenon been observed–today Billy Gross of Pimco~earlier a sensible fella~ joins that long gray line of rich men~but takes things much further and dangerously so~as~rather than deciding~as is his want~what to do with his money~Billy wants to dictate how all men be robbed of theirs~by the government~oh great~that will sure help the poor man, Billy~stealing my money and sending it to be wasted at Washington~

Billy Gross of Pimco~~kindly listen~~have you grown old and soft in the head~explain to your audience precisely how raising taxes helps the poor class~if you want to help the poor~give them jobs or simply gold coins~don’t steal the money from the rich to send to Washington to be wasted~that does not help poor people~~

There is a discernible clinical ailment called Old American Rich Man’s Disease~and today we read that Billy Gross of Pimco has a tragically fatal bout of it~

Moreover–if Billy Gross and friends are really motivated to help the poor–why not give the poor man money hand to hand–from your pocket to his–the poor beggar needs the money–the government does not need the money–and if–as my aunts would argue–the poor bum on the street will just waste the money on cheap wine–so what–giving the money to the government is wasting it on nothing at all–at least the poor bum can get his head up for a bit on the wine–what do any American citizens get from sending money to the government–no high of any kind–just 100 percent waste–not even a taste–of cheap wine?

Oh~mais oui~OH~mais me~bebe~ plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose~

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 Published as~~1949 Poem – “Ode To The Welfare State”~~

Oh~mais oui~~OH~mais me~~bebe~~plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose~~

An epigram by Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr in the January 1849 issue of his journal Les Guêpes (“The Wasps”). Literally “The more it changes, the more it’s the same thing.”

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In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Rockefeller Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~

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~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~


Rejoice and Glad!!


Amen~~


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Oh~~mais oui~~OH~mais me~~bebe~~plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose~~

An epigram by Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr in the January 1849 issue of his journal Les Guêpes (“The Wasps”). Literally “The more it changes, the more it’s the same thing.”

 

Well I ain’t got~ No more muney~ All my good friends~They don’t know me~

Rich men love to shop.

Just yesterday~~

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 Now today~~worst of all~~

Well I ain’t got~

No more muney~

All my good friends~~

They don’t know me~

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In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Rockefeller Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~

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~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~


Rejoice and Glad!!


Amen~~


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EX LIBRIS


~~THEOS EK MĒCHANĒS~~


JOHN DANIEL BEGG


At


Washington, District of Columbia


United States

Friday, 25th Octobre, Anno Domini Nostri Iesu Christi, 2013

John Daniel Begg


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JOHN DANIEL BEGG


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"Jean-Marie Le Pen is a friend. He is dangerous for the political set because he's the only one who's sincere. He says out loud what many people think deep down, and what the politicians refrain from saying because they are either too demagogic or too chicken. Le Pen, with all his faults and qualities, is probably the only one who thinks about the interests of France before his own."~~
French actor~~Alain Delon



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Hope on the Horizon?~~

Today~

I talked to a girl~
Who said~
I know I’m boring~
But I’ve a nice smile~
And a great body~
For my age~