It should come as no surprise how the Left has attributed “greed” to the character of rich, old White men—aka Republicans. In fact, those rich, old White men who made, versus inherited, their wealth tend to draw more ire and wrath than do those who did nothing to earn the coffers now filled with money gifted them by others; e.g. the entire Kennedy [common] wealth.
Given sufficient thought, there is no greed greater than that of entitlements largesse, which is to Democrats as was Samson’s hair to his strength and nothing more than enlisting the militarized powers of the Federal Government to grant entitlement claims some presumed rightful portion of someone else’s pocket. Further characteristic of the Left is its lack of incrementalism—its insistence on a power-grabbing over-reach, versus the graduated stacking of minor successes for sustainably momentum. [Read more...]