"Unless a man has the taqlents to make something of himself, freedom is an irksome burden. Of what avail is freedom to choose if the self be ineffectual? We join a mass movement to escape individual responsibility, or, in the words of the ardent young Nazi, "to be free of freedom."
Eric Hoffer — The True Believer, chapter five
I can’t help but think of Limbaugh’s promise to the dittoheads: "You don’t have to read the papers. I’ll read the papers for you. You don’t have to think, I’ll think for you…"