“Stop listening to the evil assholes who, with their voices or their pens or their computers or their activism, continue to fight my attempt to fundamentally transform this wretched capitalistic country. That flawed document you crackers all fetishize, the Constitution, and the rich white slave owners who drafted the ridiculous and largely obstructionist thing, would want you to do just that: shut up and let the professional political class manage you like the filthy herd animals you are. Economic units aren’t supposed to talk back. So know your place, tea-tards.
My only quibble is that “tea-tard” should not be hyphenated.
In the same vein, James Fallows has posted a massive load of correspondence with “Atlas Shrugged Guy”, the person who wrote him immediately after the 2012 election and announced he was going Galt. Almost
two years a year later, the world is still going to hell in a bucket, to hear his telling, but he’s apparently still in business and doing as well as he ever has. As with most of the big-talking Galt goers, he’s evasive about how he’s really doing.