Timmy elsewhereAugust 20, 2014 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere3 CommentsAt the ASI. There’s only been the one economic system that actually delivers what we want from an economic system. previousDon’t trust this ranking at allnextSo Ritchie tells us the NHS simply cannot be managed at all 3 thoughts on “Timmy elsewhere” Fred Z August 20, 2014 at 9:41 pm You make the colossal blunder of thinking that socialists want goods and services. They don’t. They want power, the ability to control you and me, in the minutest detail, and to kill us if we disobey. If they get that they will have the best the world can provide, impoverished though the world may be as a result of their stupidity, because they will take our stuff. They would rather live less well than now, but better than us, if it gave them the power they crave. The same comment can be made about Islamic militants. Armald August 21, 2014 at 6:11 pm Another nutter on here DBC Reed August 22, 2014 at 2:51 pm @A But his point about Islamic militants is inadvertently worthwhile : you cannot impose the stresses and strains of capitalism, the winners and losers, “creative destruction” etc on a very traditional religious society. The Brit had to go through numerous religious wars and conflicts before the industrialisation took hold..and we still had slavery, the abolition of which religious sects had to campaign for. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.