The Ring of the End of Liberty

Paraphrase from Voltaire, for 2010 in America:

I disapprove of what you eat, but I will defend to the death your right to eat whatever you want--but I think you should be penalized financially for your poor choices. Sure has a ring to it, doesn't it?

Make sure to re-visit the comments page from my recent post on intervention / "nudging" / tyranny. My last comment could've been a fine post on its own!

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