I guess it’s good I’ve never won the lottery. If I had, I would probably start an Ohio Legal Defense Fund aimed solely at protecting citizens of Ohio from Ohio governments. I say “Government(S)” because many people forget that they are beholden to multiple governmental entities in America; all with their own conflicting bureaucracies, responsibilities, and procedures. When problems arise, Ohio’s entities have the ability to divide and scatter into a bureaucratic haze when needed by the public (effectively eliminating all responsibility and progress). But, they can magically combine when hunting something they collectively want from the public (like.. money), regardless of the law. Sometimes, these entities don’t need to hide or combine to subvert the law. They do it in plain sight, all by themselves, without the slightest wisp of self-control or introspection. Need proof? Keep reading. (more…)