@mikegastin

That's a very interesting thought experiment. What would happen if all americans stopped paying tax tomorrow?

They cannot use the military or court system because handling 300 million criminals that way would be absurd and close to impossible.

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@h4890 We’re not morally courageous enough to all stop paying. In fact, your neighbors would turn you in if it meant they could keep watching Netflix and smoking pot.

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@mikegastin

Yes. Hence "though experiment". ;) Maybe the boston tea party is the closest thing to reality we have in recent times?

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