Brion McClanahan in his lecture on the ratification of the Constitution compares Alexander Hamilton and other Federalists to a bunch of used car salesmen.
I just about died laughing. He and the other Federalists did quite the sales job selling the Constitution as keeping a limited federal form of government, while in reality creating a new National Government with virtually unlimited power.
Tom Woods has upcoming debate on December 3rd with Michael Malice about whether or not Alexander Hamilton was a hero for the cause of Liberty.
Please ask Tom Woods to use that line! He needs to smack down the idea that Alexander Hamilton was a hero for cause of Liberty and reveal him for who he was: America’s first great used car salesman.