A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from November 11, 2022
“Democracy is just crowdfunded tyranny”

“Democracy is just crowdfunded tyranny” is a saying that has been printed on an image.
     
“DEMOCRACY IS JUST CROWDFUNDED TYRANNY” (shown on an image) was posted on Facebook by Cornel Geteian on September 8, 2019. Taxes are similar to crowdfunding, but the saying equates democracy with tyranny.
 
“Democracy is mob rule (but with income taxes)” is a similar saying.
   
   
Wikipedia: Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding is the practice of funding a project or venture by raising money from a large number of people, typically via the internet. Crowdfunding is a form of crowdsourcing and alternative finance.
 
Facebook
Cornel Geteian
September 8, 2019 at 7:23 AM   ·
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
DEMOCRACY IS JUST
CROWDFUNDED TYRANNY
     
Facebook
Triggering Republicrats
September 12, 2019 at 6:42 PM ·
I would prefer if it said crowd funded mob rule, but we get the point.
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
DEMOCRACY IS JUST
CROWDFUNDED TYRANNY
 
Twitter
Frank “Dot Matrix” Lee💎
@fullfrankchan
Replying to @SlobodniU and @sahouraxo
Because democracy is just crowdfunded tyranny.
4:42 PM · Feb 6, 2020·Twitter Web App
     
Facebook
Abolishing The Government
August 13, 2020 at 2:04 PM ·
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
DEMOCRACY IS JUST
CROWDFUNDED TYRANNY
     
Facebook
Vote Nobody 2020
Satire Page ·
March 31, 2021 at 10:03 PM ·
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
DEMOCRACY IS JUST
CROWDFUNDED TYRANNY
 
Twitter
Justice and Equality
@Equa6Justiceand
#Democracy is just crowdfunded tyranny
1:33 AM · Jan 25, 2022·Twitter for iPad
 
Twitter
Rothmus 🏴
@Rothmus
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
DEMOCRACY IS JUST
CROWDFUNDED TYRANNY
9:46 PM · Nov 10, 2022·Twitter for iPhone

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