“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Friday, September 28, 2012
When politicians are out of ideas, they go for patriotism. Obama calls for economic patriotism.
There is really not a lot going on between those two big ears is there?