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Tyranny in the name of safety

http://youtu.be/zFCLiij0CBA

City Government demands all keys to properties belonging to Cedar Falls residents.

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-Eilish-

Asked by -Eilish- at 4:46 PM on Jun. 11, 2011 in Politics & Current Events

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  • "They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. " -- Benjamin Franklin.
    tinamatt

    Answer by tinamatt at 5:04 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • That's absurd. Just because they work for the city, elected or not, doesn't mean they are 100% trustworthy.
    hill_star03

    Answer by hill_star03 at 5:40 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • surprisedOMG!  I can hardly wait to see the turn out on June 13th!  That was so arrogant and ignorant.  I like the guy that stood up and said he has insurance to pay for things like a broken down door.  I have a feeling they might be wanting to change their minds come Monday night.

    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 6:41 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • It's a local issue like most issues should be. people can vote with their feet like they are doing in NY.
    Carpy

    Answer by Carpy at 7:01 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • Overstepping
    adnilm

    Answer by adnilm at 9:17 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • Idiots.

    That is the best (and only non-profane) word I can mutter.
    Farmlady09

    Answer by Farmlady09 at 9:29 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • More Nanny State crap. They are so arrogant to tell these citizens it is the job of the gov't to protect the people. Yeah, with a military, but not with a key to every building in the city. I think a recall election in Cedar Falls is in order.
    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 9:39 AM on Jun. 12, 2011

  • Hard to believe ~
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 5:17 PM on Jun. 13, 2011

  • wow
    mekarevell

    Answer by mekarevell at 10:41 PM on Jun. 13, 2011

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