I’ve seen a number of real examples of the blind leading the blind.
I watched a sheep herder drive his sheep into a fenced corral. All he had to do was get the lead ram, who was wearing a bell around its neck, to enter the corral and the rest blindly followed until they were all inside the corral and the he closed the gate on them. He said that sheep will blindly follow their leader, so all he has to do is control the movements of the lead ram and the rest is easy.
I watched a professor lay down a few drops of scent along a path into a capture container and before long, hundreds of ants followed the trail right into the capture container. He explained that they will blindly follow a scent trail, even to their capture or demise.
I’ve also seen many groups of people blindly follow someone to their demise. Just think of how many people get sucked into a cult and end up blindly following their leader. Charles Manson had his followers who followed him to commit horrendous murders. David Koresh became the leader of the Branch Davidian cult in Waco, Texas. They blindly followed him to point of his fathering a number of kids with different teens and women in his cult. They also followed him to the armed standoff with the FBI which lead to the shooting deaths of 33 cult members.
Then there was Jim Jones who became the leader of the cult known as the Peoples Temple. He and his followers established Jonestown in the northern tip of the South American country of Guyana. His people blindly followed his instruction to drink cyanide-laced grape flavored Flavor Aid (not Kool Aid). When authorities arrived, they found the corpses of 909 dead followers, of which 304 were children.
In today’s America, we again are seeing the blind leading the blind. However, it’s not a cult of a few dozen to nearly a thousand people, but it’s a major political party with millions of followers, who are being massed produced by the public education system. The blindness they are following is socialism and their leaders are Democrats in Congress.
Here is proof that millions of Americans have no clue that what they are doing is blindly following their socialist Democrat leaders. Consider this series of statements that describes these blind followers:
- America is capitalist and greedy – yet half of the population is subsidized.
- Half of the population is subsidized – yet they think they are victims.
- They think they are victims – yet their representatives run the government.
- Their representatives run the government – yet the poor keep getting poorer.
- The poor keep getting poorer – yet they have things that people in other countries only dream about.
- They have things that people in other countries only dream about – yet they want America to be more like those other countries.
One has to be clueless and politically blind not to see this happening. Democratic voters are like sheep, blindly following their leaders to the point of being corralled. I would say they are like the ants blindly following the scent trail, but then ants work hard for what they need, whereas Democrats want others to work hard to provide for them, so they are not like ants.
They are, however, much like the followers of Jim Jones and every time they vote for another Democrat, it’s like taking another sip of the poisoned Flavor Aid.
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