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Maybe you should ask the budget mismanagers in Salem - but don't expect a straight answer.
However, I am not interested at this point, based on the proposed names of its potential owners and political mismanagers, in supporting an expansion team that will more than likely be a cross between a Disney cartoon and MTA's Metrolink project.
He held that if Americans ran up their debts, they would have to tax such necessities as food and drink, and would end up like the English, laboring sixteen hours a day and giving up fifteen of them to pay for government In such circumstances, he said, we would "have no time to think, no means of calling the mismanagers to account; but be glad to obtain subsistence by hiring ourselves to rivet their chains on the necks of our fellow-sufferers.
It should be the same for these arrogant, secretive, mismanagers of public funds.
When communism ended, the old militaries--overfed, unresponsive to democratic direction, environmental polluters, mismanagers of public resources--were unacceptable.
In such a grim situation, continued Jefferson, Americans would "have no time to think, no means of calling the mismanagers to account; but be glad to obtain subsistence by hiring ourselves to rivet their chains on the necks of our fellow-sufferers.