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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

ADDICTION to Big Gubment

Sweating, malaise, anxiety, depression, priapism, extra sensitivity of the genitals in females, general feeling of heaviness, cramp-like pains in the limbs, excessive yawning or sneezing, tears, rhinorrhea, sleep difficulties (insomnia), cold sweats, chills, severe muscle and bone aches; nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, cramps, and fever.

Here is a list of possible symptoms of narcotic withdrawal. Other substances that produce withdrawal are nicotine, alcohol, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, cocaine and methamphetamine.

The sad fact is that many of these substances such as heroin, methamphetamine, and cocaine are almost immediately addictive and even experimentation with them results in dependency and the possibility of withdrawal.

In a similar fashion people of this country suffer from an illness, ENTITLEMENT ADDICTION and GUBMENT PROGRAM ADDICTION. Much like the addiction of a crack whore by her pimp, America has been lead down the path of addiction by none other than the political left, compromising Republicans, and the almighty federal gubment. Years of handouts, promises and subsidy have created a dependent nanny state, addicted to federal programs, unable to fend for themselves, and only able to sit in the gutter with their hands out, squalling and crying when the gubment cannot deliver. Oh it's so easy to make promises when you're making promises with someone else's money. But what happens when the money finally dries up? The society goes into WITHDRAWAL!

Remember when Hussein Obama and Nancy Pelosi (2 gubment pimps) made the case for passing Obamacare when nobody had read the bill? Remember Pelosi said they would have to pass the bill to find out what's in it? "Just try a little of this, baby! It would hurt a bit" they said as they handed the people the crack pipe filled with Obamacare. These pimps well knew that all it would take would be to get the people addicted to the new drug. Then it would NEVER go away despite the protests of the rest of Americans who were not willing to partake.

We saw examples of gubment addiction way back in 2005 when hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans. It was not like the disaster struck with no warning. Warnings were issued for days in advance, yet many of the citizens sat on their collective asses waiting for help to arrive from the local, state, and federal gubments, help which never came. As a result many people in New Orleans died. Of course as the withdrawal syndrome set in there was wailing and gnashing of teeth against George W. Bush and the federal gubment. I don't know about the rest of you but if I knew a monster storm like Katrina was headed for me and I lived BELOW SEA LEVEL, I believe I would get up off my ass and start walking if I had no other means of transportation. I can walk about 3 miles per hour. In 12 hours I could have covered 36 miles, more than enough distance to have gotten out of the flood zone. There is always something YOU can do to change your outcome without waiting for the gubment to come to the rescue.

Here's a joyous AP article talking about people's medicaid benefits being cut. The writer goes into detail about people having to have tooth extractions instead of root canals because of no funds. There is another horror story of someone not getting their organ transplant, and then the story of a pharmacist closing shop cause the gubment would not pay him to furnish drugs to all these people. The whole thing almost sounded like a Dimocrat political rally......the parade of the horror stories.

The real horror story is that for GENERATIONS these people have been given more and more and more at the expense of taxpayers. The notions of working and providing for yourselves and planning for future contingencies and disasters has long been discarded as more and more of them came onto the gubment dole.

Now the money has dried up. The FREE gubment programs are vanishing. Withdrawal begins for those generations long addicted to the narcotic of gubment social programs. Let the screeching, weeping, wailing, and gnashing of teeth begin. Blame the United States gubment pimp that promised these people everything and in the end will deliver only pain and suffering.

Either the US will travel into financial oblivion or the ship will be righted. As we struggle to right the ship the withdrawal disease will become much worse.

We're starting to see this in Europe already, rioting in Great Britain by students upset because their tuitions are going to be raised (give me a F***ing break!). Riots in other parts of Europe bacause they want to raise the retirement age from 58 to 62??????? (give me a F***ing break!). Riots in Greece because they are broke and are cutting social programs? Who did the rioters think was going to pay for their social programs? That's right! They never thought of that! I guess they just thought social programs grew on trees and the gubment could just wave a wand and make money appear (well geez, that's kinda what the US gubment is doing now!)

So here we are faced with a "compromise" spending bill loaded with hundreds of billions of dollars of spending, thousands of earmarks, deals, shenanigans, death taxes, and hundreds of empty promises.

Lord, I hope it fails! For all of our sakes, I hope it fails! Watch carefully for the symptoms of withdrawal to appear in the good old US of A.

2 comments:

  1. Nice article and you know I agree. However, you say "The FREE gubment programs are vanishing." They are being cut around the world, but not here in the US ... yet. Those in Washington seem to think the government "benefits" must keep increasing no matter what the economic situation is, and those receiving those benefits think the same way. Those who receive vote for those who provide, never ending bad decisions for the rest of America.

    Every bill in Congress should stand alone, no additions, no pork, nothing else. Most would not get passed if this were the case.

    Debbie
    Right Truth
    http://www.righttruth.typepad.com

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  2. Yes, Sweet Tootie, the tipping point has not yet been reached here in the US. Like with any addiction, there is a period of denial and we have not yet hit bottom. The Dimocrats and many Republicans are still in denial.

    When the day of reckoning finally does come we will see rioting in the streets as the entitled see the gravy train leaving the station for the very last time.

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