In the longer run, collectivism will always fail. The same can be said of any strategy that seeks to disguise or eliminate entirely the price discovery mechanism.
Are you foolish enough to believe that most things do NOT occur as a result of a conspiracy?
noun, plural conspiracies.
the act of conspiring.
an evil, unlawful, treacherous, or surreptitious plan formulated in secret by two or more persons; plot.
a combination of persons for a secret, unlawful, or evil purpose:
He joined the conspiracy to overthrow the government.
Law. an agreement by two or more persons to commit a crime, fraud, or other wrongful act.
any concurrence in action; combination in bringing about a given result.
You're obviously in a distinct minority. Maybe you should quit while you're only a little behind.
Anyone possessing 50¢ in intellectual capital would recognize that reprobate for the shill that he is.
And they left the traitor Hamilton on the $10.
Some sort of settlement has already been agreed to in the matter; they are working out the details. Fines and some sort of censuring will no doubt come as a result.
The federal government gets the fines, though, and the people they screwed get nothing. It's a wonderful game.
The "greatest country on earth"? By what metric? In many respects we can hear the noise from the drain.
Yeah, by definition of the word "delegate" alone it would appear that the sordid mess should serve as an indictment of the entire process. So, what's supposed to happen when the will of the people is thwarted?
We should fear the "legislation" above becoming a model elsewhere especially closer to home.
We should also fear the "squeezing" of cash and related transactions. No doubt being reduced to barter or "credits" is part of the agenda.
An unconstitutional agency making an unconstitutional judgement as though it were law.
Or... we could view it as a bad tasting burp and still make plans for the smorgasbord that will come later.
I'm intrigued by the prospect, but cannot help but feel that the recent dilution was all about preparing to be raped by the CRA. That said, will we soon see a raft of potential lawsuits to follow on the heels of such a settlement?