"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."

--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America

Thursday, August 18, 2011


OK, I know that as President he would catch some heat from the nanny-state ninnies if he rode a bike without a helmet.  But seriously:

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