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Originally posted by jimmyx
society has rules, the more complex the society, the more rules you have. you want to sell hot dogs to the public, fine...if you don't sell all of them in one day are you going to leave them in the water until tomorrow? two days? sanitation and health laws...how many hot dog stands on the block? 1or 4?...how about juice stands?, taco stands? churro stands? coffee stands? 2 of each?...and how about if you owned a small cafe in back of all these stands? would that hurt your business? should you that has the cafe be taxed differently? who cleans up the sidewalk in front of your cafe? the hot dog guy? or you? where does the hot dog stand throw away his garbage and old water and old food? in the street? or in your garbage can? how big of a sign can he have on his cart? a huge one that hides your sign? can he play polka music loud while he serves his polish dogs with sauerkraut? can he have his 5-yr-old kid there helping? how about having his pit bull guard dog on a leash right by your entrance?
yes,...you had freedom back then, freedom to die from tainted water and food, freedom to step in horse dung in the street, freedom to smell piss and s**t from your neighbors outhouse....life was not all rosy and free back in the days when our constitution was written, it was filled with hardship, grief, and misery not seen in this modern era....get over it or move...vietnam, or the african congo has alot more "freedoms" than the US.edit on 17-2-2013 by jimmyx because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Realtruth
The main problem is some people think they deserve more, or higher wages than other people, that is when things become unbalanced.
Example CEO's getting $300 million bonuses, off of the sweat of many people.
Rich become richer and the poor, or those who have less think they need to work more hours, but when in fact the people with more money are taking a little bit of many people's sweat equity.
People need to wake up and demand equality, but the fact is with large corporations they wouldn't know where to start or how to do it.
Hell in the USA we don't even have control over our government.edit on 17-2-2013 by Realtruth because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by cornucopia
remember when they were created?
sorry to break it to you
hey we can change it though, we can change anything, we are many...they are few..
be the change you would like to see, i'm not telling you to do anything, just wake up, do what you can and share truth..
get off the grid, physically and spiritually
What ever happened to going out, cutting down trees, building your own house, growing your own food and not having to worry about a mortgage, cell phone bill, cable and internet, heat, etc.? Nobody wants to live like a caveman but there can and should be an option for something in between.
Originally posted by eriktheawful
Here where I live, people do many things under the table to avoid a lot of the red tape you are talking about.
A group of people pooling together equipment for lawn care (mowers, trimmers, etc), using a pick-up truck and trailer to tow the stuff, and get their work through word of mouth, not actual advertising, and get paid in cash.
I have a step sister who runs a cleaning business, going in and cleaning houses for people with a couple of her friends, and again, it's all word of mouth and payment in cash. She does quite well for herself, and again avoids all the red tape.
I agree that it's unfortunate that in today's world it's become harder and harder for the average person to start up any kind of business. The red tape and start up costs mummifies them, to where they give up trying, or simply see it as impossible.
Speaking of Hot dog stands, there is a place near town that had an empty lot on the corner, and that's exactly what someone set up. They have a trailer and one of those kitchen trailers that you see at carnivals. They set up tents with tables, and of course they went and got a business license for it. The place is thriving. They sell tacos too now, hehehehe. But a lot of the locals stop there to grab lunch on days when the weather is fine.
Outside the city limits, here in the county where I live, you have people pulling up along side of the road, selling bags of boiled peanuts......or just junk. No one bothers them. Not the state troopers, sheriff deputies, etc. One is by a old little store that sells sodas, cigs, candy, etc, and they love it when people set up next to them, as more people are apt to stop there.
Of course I'm down here in SC.....life tends to be a lot more lax in my conservative state. A lot less nanny rules and laws.edit on 17-2-2013 by eriktheawful because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by EarthCitizen07
reply to post by frazzle
Well in all honesty I think you are severly exaggerating the inflation aspect here, as though property valuation does not fluctuate, but overall increase dramatically over time. Yes there are constant real estate and stock market bubbles but that is not what we are talking about.
The only big issue I have seen as of late is that there are no respectable and steady jobs. The job market keeps shrinking while the cost of living continues to go up. This is where people have to find two jobs and still barely balance anything.
Inflation is minor in america compared to other countries.
Originally posted by MajorKarma
reply to post by spqrenki
Quit Huh!? "Most All" of what you say is true and the USA is almost the worst after the British Empire which in effect still owns us but, this slavery is universal and it goes all the way back to the Money Changers, who to my knowledge is the only time Jesus used violence when he overturned the Money Changers Tables and Flogged/Whipped them out of the Temple.
The descendents/prodigy of those "Money Changers" later found their masters in the Rothschilds and today there is no need to own slaves if you print and control the money. Money; specifically paper/fiat money is the root of all evil and how all humanity has been enslaved and in this country their minions are the Federal Reserve (a private banking cartel), the Bureaucrats in Washington and the IRS who actual serve at the pleasure of the World Bank who in fact owns all of us via our Birth Certificates which are used as Collateral with the World Bank from which all Banks are controlled.
If you think being a Debt Slave is a matter of race or color or really believe this country was "Entirely Built" upon the backs of slaves, you are seriously deluded...more whites were bond slaves and later debt slaves than blacks...another lied you and yours have been raised with. White Bond Slaves/Indentured servants outnumbered Black Slaves 6 to 1 throughout the foundation of this country.
Nevertheless, get your mind right about who the Slave Masters are:
edit on 19-2-2013 by MajorKarma because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by spqrenki
reply to post by snarky412
It's that everything you do in life has turned into a monopoly. It's a scam and it's that way by design. You can't grow produce and sell it at the market or your local store because big companies only sell to the store. See it's about you're garbage, you're trash, and big business and big Government is God. You don't go out and work for yourself. No, you slave for someone else or you sit on the street broke until the "officials" throw you in a cage. From the time you're born to the day you die, life is a complete scam.
Originally posted by spqrenki
reply to post by snarky412
"All the armies of Europe, Asia and Africa combined, with all the treasure of the earth (our own excepted) in their military chest; with a Buonaparte for a commander, could not by force, take a drink from the Ohio, or make a track on the Blue Ridge, in a trial of a thousand years.
At what point then is the approach of danger to be expected? I answer, if it ever reach us, it must spring up amongst us. It cannot come from abroad. If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of freemen, we must live through all time, or die by suicide."
(from "The Perpetuation of Our Political Institutions: Address Before the Young Men's Lyceum of Springfield, Illinois" January 27, 1838)
And while I don't completely agree with Lincoln, in fact, I view him historically as a dictator, you can see the intelligence of the man through his words. The problem being more modern in which the civil war is portrayed as an act to abolish slavery when, in reality, it was more about state rights. Regardless, and as I've said, the man cared about God and country. And while I don't agree with his methods, I'd rather have a man like that in charge today than the trash we have had to deal with the past 20 years.
Originally posted by vkey08
reply to post by HumanitiesLastHope
Ya know we've been trying to put this to rest for once and for all in another thread, there's NO PROOF that your Birth Certificate is a bond that is part of a secret account for 660,000 dollars in the Treasury, nor is it some sort of collateral note.
SO far outside of some really incomprehensible ramblings, and Youtube videos, noone has been able to show proof of this collateral agreement OR of this secret bank account...