...the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life...

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Rhetorical Move

Below is what we call a rhetorical move. It's also a shockingly unimaginative, and uncharitable, way of characterizing collective responsibility.

"If I take money from you, and I have no intention of giving it back, that is not debt. That is theft." -- Mick Mulvaney, White House budget director, on the proposed Trump budget, 5/23/17

No comments: