Democracy beats deep in the hearts of the American people?!

Democracy beats deep in the hearts of the American people?!

If I were to ask you what beats deep in the hearts of Americans, how would you answer?

If I had to guess, I’d say many of you would answer “Freedom” or “Liberty” beats in the heart of the American people.

It seems obvious, doesn’t it?

This is what is unique about the United States of America. While other countries might be “democracies,” we are a nation founded on the freedom and sovereignty of the Individual. Liberty is the linchpin that holds our Republic together.

But not according to Joe Biden.

Nope, according to Joe, what beats deep in the hearts of the American people is democracy.

And he actually thinks this is a good thing.

“The flame of democracy was lit in this nation a long time ago?” Democracy?!

So much for the Torch of Liberty.

It’s the Statue of Liberty, not the Statue of Democracy, you dimwitted old coot!

It’s the Liberty Bell, not the Democracy Bell.

Joe Biden is downsizing Liberty in favor of the tyranny of the majority. And he does it all while sounding like an inspiration-a-day calendar.

Now, I realize that Joe’s speech writers are trying to convince the American people that he really did receive over eighty million votes from living, legal, registered voters. So they bang on about “Democracy” and “the people have spoken” and the “will of the people” in order to downplay the fact that they stole the election.

But our founders didn’t light a “flame of democracy.” In fact, “Democracy” was something they rejected. In a nation founded on the sovereignty of the Individual, democracy – the rule of the majority — is a threat to Liberty.

Which is why we are a Republic and not a Democracy.

Democracy sure as hell shouldn’t be what beats deep in the hearts of freedom-loving Americans. Liberty should.

As David Reaboi put in on Twitter last night, “’Democracy’ is a term of art for these people. It has its own definition, lineage and intellectual history – but it’s not America’s.”

And yet, if you read the replies to that tweet, you’d be sickened by how many people think this insipid video clip is not only profound, but correct.

How far as a people have we fallen that anyone in this country would believe that democracy, and not Liberty, is what beats deep in the hearts of the American people?

Perhaps this is why so many in this country blindly obey when governments force us into our homes and close our businesses against our will.

Freedom, Liberty, Individual Sovereignty – these no longer matter to them.

It certainly explains why so many actually believe that our freedoms can be suspended because “it’s a Pandemic!!!

After all, the governors who are shutting their states down were democratically elected. Therefore we must obey because “the people have spoken.”

Too many are willing to replace the sovereignty of the individual with the tyranny of the majority.

Biden’s supposed innocuous statement reveals something deeply insidious and much more dangerous to the country than a virus from China.

The torch of Liberty is being snuffed out, not by an outside foe, but by the very people who have inherited the blessings of Liberty.

And they’re doing it with a song in their hearts.

Too many Americans today have zero understanding of our nation’s history and founding. And because they possess the intellectual heft of a tea cozy, they applaud like clapping seals as the presumptive president-elect rejects the very foundation of America.

That, even more than the prospect of a Biden presidency, scares the shit out of me.

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9 thoughts on “Democracy beats deep in the hearts of the American people?!

  • December 15, 2020 at 9:53 am
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    January 6th.

    Love you.

    • December 15, 2020 at 10:57 am
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      Something about this comment makes me think I should have a restraining order in place by January 5th.

      • December 15, 2020 at 4:34 pm
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        I couldn’t stop laughing at the post and reply!!!
        Well played my dear!
        But to serious matters. I blame it on the dumbed down education the people got. I remember my little brother coming home school and telling me one of my old classmates was his teacher. I remembered the guy. An amiable chap, so stupid I wondered how he found his way to school every Monday.

  • December 15, 2020 at 11:53 am
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    Even the Soviet Union allowed people to vote. Thats a democracy.

    The difference is they were communist. The only party on the ballot was the one they allowed. Just one.

  • December 15, 2020 at 12:53 pm
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    Dianny, there is a great scene in Captain America, The Winter Soldier where Hans Zoelker explains that if you try to take freedom by force, Americans resist. But they will willingly surrender it for security. It is what we are seeing happening today.

  • December 15, 2020 at 2:08 pm
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    This plastic doll bobble-head (no, not dr Jill) exudes a lot that is not security to me. It is easy to agree that his version of democracy does not ring of freedom, liberty, and personal responsibility.

    His democracy includes a Dem taking presidential power allegedly without a verified or verifiable count of legitimate votes in what was altogether something else — not an election.

    Maybe the prefect crime

    ??

  • December 15, 2020 at 2:26 pm
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    The content creator Scott Adams has talked of this non-election at length in his entertaining and informative podcast, “Coffee with Scott Adams.”

    What the Dems have done to “democracy” is despicable

    ..

  • December 15, 2020 at 8:35 pm
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    Joe the Sniffer just picked a trainee for Sec. of Education. Oh, that should work well with our school children.

    God, we are so screwed.

    • December 16, 2020 at 3:58 am
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      Fairly certain that is fake news.

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