Monthly Archives: July 2015

Issues: Mandate of Deception

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Mandate of Deception or Mandate Forgotten?

Here at Incoming Bytes we observe, and are often at a loss to explain how exceptionally well the true mandate of government is conveniently modified, twisted, disjointed, forgotten or simply ignored.

In it's place, a mandate of deception is engaged.  An agenda. Usually hidden, you know the kind, when exposed, discovered to be fraudulent, self-entitlement, enabling of legislation for corporate interests, bribery, corruption, back-room and international secret dealings all of which have no place in a model of good governance.

Within the framework of civilization, government is supposed to offer 'peace, stability, order, and good 'governance', whatever the 'acceptable' defined ideology may be called or is deceptively pretending to be. Worth repeating, whatever the defined ideology may be called or is deceptively  pretending to be, as in capitalism, socialism, communism, or whatever-ism. We smirk laugh. 'Whateverism'  is a good description of the observable government, a Playpen of Political Bobble-heads, the #Corporateaucracy, Grade III  Politikidz" or whatever else the smiling, thinking reader wishes  to call the status quo.     No matter.  Think about it. It does not matter what anyone calls it.  What is important is to keep in mind what it is, and what it does. To you.  For you—it seems, not so much.

Good governance is the 'agreeable and collective provision of functional services within an acceptable structure of constitutional right,  appropriate rule of  law and maintenance of order " for  the population as a whole.   Services and functions, authorized building of infrastructure beneficial to all,  territorial defense, —you get the idea, a unified front and  representation of a civilized nation which  individuals cannot possibly be expected to achieve for themselves individually.  Foreign affairs and establishing agreements mutually beneficial to equally-represented populations, similar-minded folks of other countries come to mind.

The establishment and maintenance of  order within a reasonable framework of desirable laws seems to be a reasonable goal. It's a system that actually works well, but only when not abused or corrupted.  When does the inevitable mandate of deception really begin?

When the true mandate of government is forgotten.  Think about it. Starting with a flawed constitution. When slick political leaders mislead and promise, but fail miserably--and keep on lying to enable their own agenda. When "arbitrary" laws are made to appease special interest groups.  When the 'politically-correct' are allowed to manipulate societal norms,  exterminating both morals and reason.  When wrong is made to look 'right'.    When justice is perverted,  fleeced by a dishonest judiciary, senile, corrupt judges and evil lawyer's tricks. When the voice of reason is silenced. When greedy corporate interests write laws to profit, and foolish, self-serving, conniving politicians enable them.  How does that happen, you ask?

Far too easily. Instead of ringing, the bell cracks...

Here at Incoming Bytes we   have yet to see the revolution that is inevitable, for history clearly shows it is the abuse of political systems, whatever they may be—that is the root cause of their ultimate demise. 

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Is that Incoming I hear?

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Issues: How to Avoid Truth

©2015 by Raymond Alexander Kukkee [caption id="attachment_3355" align="aligncenter" width="121"]It's a good thing you dropped into reality, Alice ...Another cup of ...er...tea, Alice?[/caption]

*spoiler:  The alert reader is encouraged  to think for themselves...as usual. 

The New World: Avoid Truth

Great news!  Rescue is at hand....Here we go, now, people,  down the rabbit-hole to la-la land with Alice,  breathe easy, no reward is expected, no thanks  is necessary,  no gasping in delight is required!  We have discovered the solution to  our confusing, endangered, and challenged world.   Just wear rose-coloured glasses, bury the head in the sand,  enjoy life, breathe deeply in  the perfection.  Party. Barbecue.  Drink tea. Or joy juice.   It has been a secret until now,  hidden deep in the rabbit-hole, it is there to be discovered in references on back pages of dusty tomes secreted in musty, hidden vaults,  but it is incredibly simple, Alice,  avoid truth.

Yes, Alice, the ultimate solution.  All we have to do collectively is avoid truth.  Yes, it's simple, avoid truth. Here's how...Eliminate the worry, be happy.  Be delusional. Pretend the world is flat.  Stick the old head in the sand, wear shades, go on vacation,  look the other way,  go shopping, spend money, forget the job. Eat processed food every day, drink beer,   cheer wildly and  while you're at it, melt rings,  tear down symbolic flags , that ought to solve the Ferguson Syndrome , zits, and puberty too, as a side benefit. Fossil fuels are fine. Dead oceans are incidental.  Deforestation is diddly.  Climate warming is hogwash. Breathe those greenhouse gases deeply.   Why of course, let us all live in la-la land.  Hypocrisy may abound, Alice, but so what?  It's the new world,  put on the blinders, avoid truth.

Don't Like what's Happening?  Here's how to Avoid Truth

Here at Incoming Bytes  we have observed there are many incidents and situations which cause excessive unhappiness; pollution, political piles of steaming porridge,  global warming,  world tension, war, famine,  sorrow,  unnecessary grief and worry. Murder, mayhem, and mockery. Relax. The solution is at hand. Listen.

Purveyors of untruths are all too happy to step up and fill blank, idle minds with convenient untruths to further their own  agenda, whatever it may be.  Wherever it may be. Eager to relieve idle minds,  they will help shut off your thinking process, avoid the truth, so listen up, cheer them on.  Their convenient lies are pledged to make you happierDeception to delight.   No matter. They know what they are doing. to you. To us. To humanity. To the world itself.

Alice, down the rabbit-hole and everywhere,  wannabe leaders and politicians  and mad hatters, even those with tinfoil helmets, and Chessy-cat smiles always tell the truth, —the illusion and facts convenient to them, so listen to them...they will assure your rescue is imminent...delusion works. Apparently.

Meantime, something to help you relax?—er...another cup of 'tea', Alice?

Right.

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Is that Incoming I hear?

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