Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Government Doesn't Want You To Be Independent

Hermine Ricketts and her husband Tom Carroll may grow fruit trees and flowers in the front yard of their Miami Shores house. They may park a boat or jet ski in their driveway. They may place statues, fountains, gnomes, pink flamingoes or Santa in a Speedo on their property.

Vegetables, however, are not allowed.

Ricketts and Carroll thought they were gardeners when they grew tomatoes, beets, scallions, spinach, kale and multiple varieties of Asian cabbage. But according to a village ordinance that restricts edible plants to backyards only, they were actually criminals. They didn’t think they were engaged in a Swiss chard conspiracy or eggplant vice, yet they were breaking the law.

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There are many ways to look at this, but here are the two I have selected:

  • In the US, people in government are STUPID; and
  • In the US, government wants you to be dependent on it and on the corporations for your very existence.

The US has become a toxic mess at just about every level.

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