The Loss of Common Sense

You can get arrested for hunting or fishing without a license, but not for being in the country illegally
A minor must obtain parents’ permission to go on a field trip or take an aspirin in school, but not to get an abortion
The only school curriculum allowed to explain how we got here is evolution, but the government stops a $15 million construction project to keep a rare spider from evolving to extinction
You have to show identification to board an airplane, cash a check, buy liquor, or check out a library book, but not to vote who runs the government
The U. S. government wants to ban stable, law-abiding citizens from owning gun magazines with more than ten rounds, but gives 20 F-16 fighter jets to the crazy new leaders in Egypt
In New York City, you can buy two 16-ounce sodas, but not a 24-ounce soda because 24-ounces of a sugary drink might make you fat
An 80-year-old woman can be stripped searched by the TSA but a woman in a hijab is only subject to having her neck and head searched
The U. S. government believes that the best way to eradicate trillions of dollars of debt is to spend trillions more
A seven-year-old boy can be thrown out of school for saying his teacher is “cute,” but hosting a sexual exploration or diversity class in grade school is perfectly acceptable
Children are forcibly removed from parents who discipline them with spankings while children of addicts are left in filth and drug infested “homes”
Hard work and success is met with higher taxes and more government intrusion, while not working is rewarded with EBT cards, WIC checks, Medicaid, subsidized housing, and free cell phones
The U. S. government’s plan for getting people back to work is to incentivize NOT working with 99 weeks of Unemployment checks and no requirement to prove they applied but can’t find work
You pay your mortgage faithfully, denying yourself the newest big screen TV while your neighbor buys iPhones, TV’s and new cars, and the government forgives his debt when he defaults on his mortgage
Being stripped of the ability to defend yourself makes you more “safe” according to many governments

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