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August 10th, 2010

The TrogloPundit says:

There are haves and have-nots in socialist societies, best cialis prostate too. Socialist societies simply use different means – political connections, viagra buy online instead of hard work – to decide who the “haves” are.

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  • 1. Debunked  |  August 10th, 2010 at 3:33 pm

    And in capitalism the “haves” buy political connections to become “have mores.”

    So how is this different from capitalism again?

  • 2. John Foust  |  August 10th, 2010 at 5:23 pm

    I’ll pause now to wait for the positive statement explaining how capitalism decides who the “haves” are, and how it magically eliminates the body odor of politics and the bad breath of political connections.

  • 3. TerryN  |  August 10th, 2010 at 5:59 pm

    I wonder why the standard of living is always higher in capitalist societies? Even for the have nots…

  • 4. Lance  |  August 10th, 2010 at 10:13 pm

    Indeed, money talks in U.S. politics, because government has the power to make or break our endeavors. Business, therefore, spends money to make sure they’re on government’s good side. If we don’t like the way our “haves” spend money to accumulate political influence, the only sure way to prevent it is to prevent government from accumulating that kind of power.

    Thanks for the link, Elliot.

  • 5. Debunked  |  August 11th, 2010 at 9:37 am

    So under capitalism, you either have no government and get screwed by large corporations directly. Or have government and get screwed by large corporations controlling government.

    Yeah, it’s a great system, isn’t it?

  • 6. John Foust  |  August 11th, 2010 at 10:02 am

    Lance! How’s life in Galt’s Gulch?

  • 7. TerryN  |  August 11th, 2010 at 10:17 am

    Debunked, What? Truth, facts, reality?

  • 8. Lance  |  August 11th, 2010 at 10:30 am

    Nice straw man, there, Debunked.

  • 9. John Foust  |  August 11th, 2010 at 10:41 am

    Go ahead, Lance. Tell us how your years of work in government was all about reducing the power of government.

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