Damn hippie

11 responses to “Damn hippie

  1. Wow. Didn’t know they had them way back then!

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  2. Makes you wonder…. if this is what human ape societies really is all about, in a political perspective.
    The aggregation of resources on a few hands, through suppression and theft, and then periodically pushback from the rest.

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  3. Good get Moe!…..

    Things NEVER Change do they?

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  4. He cited this 195 years ago, and all what he said is happening as each day goes by.

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  5. I like this quote from the 19th century French diplomat Alexis de Tocqueville:

    “The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public’s money.”

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    • Oh that’s excellent! These days I’m beginning to think we’d be better served with a Parliamentary system. Easier to throw hte bums out that way.

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  6. Jefferson? A guy with long hair who didn’t bathe much … must one of those Occupy Wall Street nuts! 😉

    In all seriousness, this quote is a reminder that oligarchy has been the enemy of true democracy for a long time. Thanks for sharing this. OWS and its grievances have so many historical precidents (and presidents)!

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  7. Someone needs to tell that guy to get a haircut! 🙂

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  8. I wonder if the “Tea Party” would just think he was one of those nuts occupying Wall St.? Do you think the police would put him in jial because of his long hair and funny clothes, probably so. More power to the BANKS and the OIL COMPANIES. Then they can rule the World, at least until the 2nd coming. Praise GOD. Guy Sackett

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