Quote of the day–Megan McArdle

When the government controls your paycheck, your housing, and your ration card, it doesn’t need to put you in jail; you are in jail.

Megan McArdle
February 25, 2008
HOPELESS IN HAVANA
[I fear we are about to learn this lesson first hand.

H/T to Kirby for the email pointing this out.–Joe]