Regular readers know that I like to mock big government and the hacks who are drawn to politics.
This explains why I’ve always enjoyed cartoons that portray the state as a blundering, often-malicious, overweight nitwit. You can see some of my favorite examples here,here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, and here.
So in that tradition, let’s set aside serious issues today and enjoy some much-deserved satire.
We’ll start with this cartoon from Townhall that captures the essence of government.
Here are a couple of quotes that were forwarded to me by Richard Rahn, who is semi-famous for the Rahn Curve.
I have no idea if the attributions are accurate, but the sentiments sure hit a bullseye.
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