Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Soros on Rioting in the Streets

 Mr. Soros has a new book to flog.
 From NewsWeek's DailyBeast:
...“At times like these, survival is the most important thing,” he says, peering through his owlish glasses and brushing wisps of gray hair off his forehead. He doesn’t just mean it’s time to protect your assets. He means it’s time to stave off disaster. As he sees it, the world faces one of the most dangerous periods of modern history—a period of “evil.” ...

....As anger rises, riots on the streets of American cities are inevitable. “Yes, yes, yes,” he says, almost gleefully. The response to the unrest could be more damaging than the violence itself. “It will be an excuse for cracking down and using strong-arm tactics to maintain law and order, which, carried to an extreme, could bring about a repressive political system, a society where individual liberty is much more constrained, which would be a break with the tradition of the United States.”...MUCH MORE
Eddy Grant with the recap, note the helio ref:

Down in the street there is violence
And a lots of work to be done
No place to hang out our washing
And I can't blame all on the sun, oh no

George goes downmarket in his Rastafar disguise:
Правила жизни Гомера Симпсона

What he was doing in Brixton we'll never know.