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You have to wonder how clueless some people must be in order to believe the fantasy that adding more Government bureaucracy is going to make something more efficient, or more to the point, better in any respect. Government bureaucracy rewards those who are better at 'playing the system', either by figuring out a way to game it, or by simply buying political patronage to get favored treatment by those in power. Those who don't realize this are idiots, fools and suckers, but those are the people that make the best prey for demagogues who promise anything to stay in power, and blame others when it (inevitably and by design) doesn't work.

The reason I was surprised that Romney didn't beat Obama like Reagan beat Carter (the fecklessness of Obama and Carter are quite comparable) was that I overestimated the common sense of Americans and the discipline of conservatives to get to the polls. Collectively, we asked for another term of fecklessness and demagoguery, and we're going to get it, good and hard.
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