"The first truth is that the liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it becomes stronger than their democratic state itself. That, in its essence, is fascism — ownership of government by an individual, by a group, or by any other controlling private power. ”
— Franklin D. Roosevelt
Thursday, July 07, 2011
Cue the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies Theme!
Steven Russell of Fox 13 tweets that Edmund Ford has pulled a petition to run for Mayor of Memphis. Edmund Ford SENIOR, not Edmund Ford JUNIOR, who could give AC Wharton a scare, but Ed SENIOR.