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“Political tags - such as royalist, communist, democrat, populist, fascist, liberal, conservative, and so forth - are never basic criteria. The human race divides politically into those who want people to be controlled and those who have no such desire. The former are idealists acting from highest motives for the greatest good of the greatest number. The latter are surely curmudgeons, suspicious and lacking in altruism. But they are more comfortable neighbors than the other sort.”     Robert A. Heinlein

June 22, 2007

Teaching The Reality Of Government To Children

by Doug Mataconis

There’s no better time to teach someone about just how much government regulation sucks than when they’re an 11 year old girl running a lemonade stand:

H/T: Lew Rockwell

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  1. [...] Hat tip to The Liberty Papers [...]

    Pingback by » So How Much Does Government Suck? — June 23, 2007 @ 12:31 pm
  2. heh I just drove by a girl and her little siblings running a lemonade stand the other day. i actually turned around and stopped just cuz it was refreshing to see something I haven’t seen since I used to do it as a little kid.

    Comment by Nick — June 23, 2007 @ 3:44 pm

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