Comment: Not out of thin air

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Not out of thin air

I really wish this idiom of "out of thin air" would be replaced by something that more accurately conveys the true horror:

Fiat money is backed by the threat of punishment in the following form:

"The government promises the bearer of this note that, upon presentation to the government, his punishment for non-compliance with the tax laws will be proportionately reduced."

Land is a natural right.

If you read nothing else, read this: A Contract Between Americans