This was a spot on comment on Hotair.com by one of the readers commenting on a post about Obama's thinly veiled socialist/communist and corporation takedowns. This commenter has it right so succintly.
Hot Air » Blog Archive » Obama puts his “Patriot Corporation” aims into practice: "The basic tenants of socialism are:
1. Seduce the populace into accepting the government as the arbitrator of all problems; government from cradle-to-grave
2. Begin delivering on those services to make the citizens dependent
3. Take away the citizens’ guns
4. Increase taxes on all services while destroying any free market alternative services
5. Blame the chosen scapegoat for the inability to meet demand for services
6. Have the centralized national police force round up any dissidents
Your new democratic platform: Change!
JustTruth101 on February 13, 2008 at 4:43 PM"