3. How Politicians Carry Out Fiscal Illusions, Deceive the Public, and Balloon Our Debts

“The soulless carry out deception and betrayal with indefatigable remorselessness, dispensing of their hearts and subordinating humanity and benevolence for self-interest, carrying it out with malevolence and disdain for the greater good. Not in a quarter, a half, or a full orb’s turn is man kept from deceit’s dagger. The bleeding heart it leaves the eyes cannot see nor the pain felt, yet the wound left by the villain’s relentless piercing of the soul is visible even in darkness. Fairness is fleeting and foulness flairs from flesh-eating fiends, they filled fully with affinity solely for themselves.”

—Tony Crescenzi

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