T.A.N.S.T.A.A.F.L. Part 2
March 17, 2021
For those of you who did not read my first installment on this topic, T.A.N.S.T.A.A.F.L. translates as: There Ain’t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch. Science fiction author Robert Heinlein used this device quite effectively in a novel titled “The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress.” I do not know the author’s political party affiliation, but I believe that he would find today’s American government, from top to bottom, to be radically out of whack. Why?
As I wrote previously, for more than 50 years there has been a strident push to empower government as the be-all and end-all of our national ec...