…is that, eventually, you run out of other peoples’ money. All along the way to abject poverty being spread across the general populace of a Socialist nation, we have the same thing: Fellow-travellers and Communist/Socialist sympathizers in places that are not (yet!) Socialist keep going on about how great the Socialism is, and how if only we would do what they do our place would be better, like their place is.
And then they refuse to give cancer patients their medicine. I long ago grew tired of hearing advocates for single-payer healthcare saying how well it works where it’s been tried. Next time, I’ll remember to ask them if this is what they mean by “it works.”