Comment: And thus the argument that

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And thus the argument that

And thus the argument that “our” guy will only possess such and such power is left exposed to derision. The imperial presidency is not fleeting; it doesn’t discriminate between parties; it only solidifies, built upon layers of past transgressions and usurpations. Whoever becomes president next, and for all sequential elections, will possess such power, though much enhanced. The drift towards Caesarism presses on, seemingly oblivious to the masses.

malo periculosam libertatem quam quietum servitium

I am an aristocrat. I love liberty; I hate equality. - John Randolph of Roanoke