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Save us from Leftists

By definition, Leftists want the government to control much of their money and lives. Governments are run by politicians, which have a favorability rating around 15–20%. Who wants them to control the economy or our lives?

If you do, look around at the numerous countries that have tried this. They invariably get corrupt and their people become poor.

I’m not against programs that give money to parents to educate their children as they see fit. I’m also not against programs that give money to each of us to provide for medical expenses. But this money should go to all equally so that we have ‘equal rights before the law’.

If structured properly, these programs don’t allow Congress to control our lives because parents would be able to choose the school for their children.

And adults could choose their doctors and hospitals for them and their children.

Leftists such as United States Senator Elizabeth Warren, “Unveiled a proposal (in February 2019) outlining the Universal Child Care and Earl…

Why we have not had extraterrestrial visitors?

The first big problem is that interspacial distances are surprisingly vast.

For instance, it will take us about 6 months to get to Mars. At that same speed, the time it would take to get to the nearest star (aside from the Sun) would be 40,000 years or so. Even a huge generational ship is likely to fail over that time period.

What if the aliens have faster than light travel? Well, Einstein’s relativity has been around for about a century and there is no theoretical way of traveling faster than light. But even if we could travel at c, it still would take hundreds of years to possibly get to a planet that might have intelligent life.

Recently, we have found that there are more reasons for not having aliens come to Earth.

Origin-of-life researchers are finding it to be much more difficult than they thought 50 years to figure out how life started on Earth. There is evidence for single-celled life from over 3.5 billion years ago. The Earth is about 4.5 billion years old, so life started fa…