Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
Exclusive to OpEdNews:
OpEdNews Op Eds

It is Absurd

By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Steve Consilvio     Permalink    (# of views)   No comments

Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

Author 1868
- Advertisement -

 It is absurd for the government to create a currency for the citizens, and then to demand it back from the citizens, when the only source for the currency is the government itself! 

It is absurd that people work 30 years to own a piece of land that has existed for billions of years.

It is absurd that sheriff’s evict tenants to protect mortgage companies.

It is absurd that bankers pay a depositor interest and then lend the money to the depositor’s neighbor for interest.

- Advertisement -

It is absurd to think that the people can be free when power is centralized and remote, which is what federalism offers.

It is absurd to think that competition is a form of cooperation.

It is absurd to think that war can serve a noble purpose.

- Advertisement -

It is absurd to think that profit and interest are not related to debt and inflation.

It is absurd that universities beg like a pauper while hoarding millions and billions of dollars.

It is absurd to think that humans cause global warming, when both ice ages and warming have occurred before humans existed.

It is absurd to think that philanthropy can solve poverty.

It is absurd to think that unions help the worker without harming the consumer.

It is absurd to think that building a casino is the way to build a road.

- Advertisement -

It is absurd to think that walking in circles will cure anything, except walking in a straight line.

It is absurd that men try to serve two masters.


- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

Read more at about the math behind inflation. You can follow Steve's brainwaves at twitter:

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Follow Me on Twitter

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Part 1: Personal finance and government regulations

Ron Paul is Wrong Paul

Neo-Transcendentalist Time: What's The Difference Between Neo & The Other "Matrix" Characters?

Did you get the memo? Osama Bin Laden won the war.

Mumbai and the glorious history of ugly revolutions

What is thought? A rebuttal of Atheism.