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If there’s one thing we have learned about the people who make the rules, it’s that they have no intention of following them, any of them, ever. They command you to wear a mask as you jog alone in the park while they head to dinner barefaced at the French Laundry. That happened. They harangue you of the carbon footprint of your lawn mower as they fly to Aspen on their private jets. You see that every day. How many members of Congress who voted to expand the police powers of the IRS don’t pay their own taxes? More than a few.
How many politicians who fervently support gun control have armed bodyguards that you pay for? Well, let’s see. Every single one. We could go on and on and on. Whatever they’re demanding that you do this week, you can be dead certain they are not doing it themselves. Everyone notices this. It enrages people, but it’s often misinterpreted. People say this is hypocrisy, but it’s not. It’s privilege.
When Nancy Pelosi walks into her hair appointment without a mask at the height of the COVID lockdowns, it’s not because she