“And Yet, It Moves”

GalileiMany extreme GOPers are so emotionally attached to the notion that Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Pell Grants, etc. can’t work that they refuse to accept that they do work, and work better than privatizing them.

Imagine if, similarly, these same people were emotionally attached to the belief that airplanes can’t fly. They’d propound as gospel the old mathematical proof that airplanes can’t fly.

Even if someone like Galileo proved to them that they DO fly by pointing at them flying above their very heads and said to them, “Eppur si muove” (“And yet it moves”).

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One Response to “And Yet, It Moves”

  1. John says:

    Reblogged this on AMERICAN LIBERAL TIMES and commented:
    Some things are just too true not to be shared so I am re-blogging this article because I think it hits on all cylinders and America needs to be constantly reminded of these things – – – (John, “American Liberal Times.”)

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