Government Largess Treats Our Tax Dollars Like They're 'Charmin Bucks'

Lars Larson
By Lars Larson | October 4, 2011 | 1:37 PM EDT

Near as I can tell, I coined the term ‘Charmin Bucks’ for government largess. Here’s what it means.

When government wantonly over-spends, it acts like it thinks our tax dollars are “Charmin Bucks” that:

  • Grow on trees,
  • Are used for an unmentionable purpose, and
  • Are quickly flushed.