PUT THE POLITICIANS ON THE MINIMUM WAGE AND WATCH HOW FAST THINGS CHANGE
Civilisation has operated in two ways - To make one part of society more affluent and the other more wretched than would have been the lot of either in a natural state
There are Natural Rights and Civil Rights. Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Where Our Power to Execute Our Natural Rights is Perfect, Government has No Legitimate Jurisdiction
When the Forces for War are Greater than the Forces for Peace   Then the World is in Danger
Politics is not a Dirty Word. It is a Way of Life. How is Your Way of Life Today ?

“Playing with a full deck” ?

  
Common entertainment included playing cards.
  
However, there was a tax levied when purchasing playing cards but only applicable to the ‘Ace of Spades…’ 
  
To avoid paying the tax, people would purchase 51 cards instead. 
  
Yet, since most games require 52 cards, these people were thought to be stupid or dumb because they weren’t
  
‘playing with a full deck..’

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