How to catch Wild Pigs

Marx said, Remove one freedom per generation and soon you will have no freedom and no one would have noticed.”

There was a chemistry professor in a large college that had some exchange students in the class. One day while the class was in the lab, the professor noticed one young man, an exchange student, who kept rubbing his back and stretching as if his back hurt.

The professor asked the young man what was the matter.

The student told him he had a bullet lodged in his back. He had been shot while fighting Communists in his native country who were trying to overthrow his country’s government and install a new communist regime. In the midst of his story, he looked at the professor and asked a strange question.

He asked: “Do you know how to catch wild pigs?

The professor thought it was a joke and asked for the punch line.

The young man said that it was no joke. “You catch wild pigs by finding a suitable place in the woods and putting corn on the ground. The pigs find it and begin to come every day to eat the free food. When they are used to coming every day, you put a fence down one side of the place where they are used to coming. When they get used to the fence, they begin to eat the corn again and you put up another side of the fence. They get used to that and start to eat again. You continue until you have all four sides of the fence up with a gate in the last side.

The pigs, which are used to the free corn, start to come through the gate to eat that free corn again. You then slam the gate on them and catch the whole herd.

Suddenly the wild pigs have lost their freedom. They run around and around inside the fence, but they are caught. Soon they go back to eating the free corn. They are so used to it that they have forgotten how to forage in the woods for themselves, so they accept their captivity.”

The young man then told the professor that is exactly what he sees happening in America & Canada. The Democrat Party in US and Liberal Party in Canada keep pushing us toward Communism/Socialism and keep spreading the free corn out in the form of programs such as supplemental income, tax credit for unearned income, tax exemptions, tobacco subsidies, dairy subsidies, payments not to plant crops (CRP), welfare entitlements, medicine, drugs, etc., while we continually lose our freedoms, just a little at a time.

One should always remember two truths:

There is no such thing as a free lunch, and you can never hire someone to provide a service for you cheaper than you can do it yourself.

God help us all when the gate slams shut!

The problems we face today are there in large measure because the number of people who vote for a living are increasing at a higher rate than those who work for a living.

J. Frank

Not THIS kind of PIG.

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2 thoughts on “How to catch Wild Pigs

  1. Mark

    This was cracker jack!

    It reminds me why I live on a modest working farm…striving towards self-sufficiency through the trial and error learning curve.

    The Deep State, Marxist, Globalists already have two sides of the fence up in the blue states and three sides up in the bright blue bubbles…only they aren’t trapping wild pigs…more like whiny millennial sheeple feeling the Bern for free-stuff…

    In a recent poll of Americans:
    • Only 36% could name the three branches of our government
    • 73% percent couldn’t correctly say why we fought the Cold War.
    • 70% did not know what the Constitution is.
    • A majority were unable to name more than one of the protections guaranteed in the first
    Amendment of the Constitution- freedom of speech, assembly, religion, press and “redress of
    grievance.” Just 1 in 1,000 could name all of these five freedoms.

    Millennial’s stats…Now the largest generation alive in America:
    • One in two U.S. millennial’s say they would rather live in a socialist or communist country than a
    capitalist democracy.
    • What’s more over 20% of them have a favorable view of Karl Marx
    • And here is the kicker: 71% of millennial’s failed to identify the proper definition of communism.

    Who’s fault is the above? All of U.S.


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