Quote of the Day

“You know, someone very profoundly once said many years ago that if fascism ever comes to America, it will come in the name of liberalism.”

“And what is fascism. Fascism is private ownership, private enterprise, but total government control and regulation. Well, isn’t this the liberal philosophy?”

“The conservative, so-called, is the one that says less government, get off my back, get out of my pocket, and let me have more control of my own destiny,

Ronald Reagan
Dec 14, 1975 – 60 Minutes with Mike Wallace

And, it should be noted that today’s lefties do not think that socialism is either Nazism, Communism, or Fascism.  They think, somehow, that socialism is a pure philosophy of helping the less fortunate.

About vonMesser

Retired from the US Navy (21 years) and state (20 years). Recently remarried after being widowed for 5 years. 2 daughters, and a step-daughter, all functioning adults). Graduated from college after the Navy with BA in Education, psychology, Economics, History and Political Science. Teach Hunter Safety for Washington (since 1991) and do historical reenactments for Civil War, WW-1and WW-2.
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2 Responses to Quote of the Day

  1. Hardnox says:

    Indeed. The left is totally disconnected from reality and natural human ambitions.

  2. Nationalsozialist=National Socialist or Nazi Party The party was by name socialist and the left has always had a problem dealing with reality, that’s nothing new! 🙂