I mean lord forbid someone have some confidence and want to be prepared in case he does win.
Goes to show how petty politics are and how stupid it gets around election time
Behind the ostensible government sits enthroned an invisible government, owing no allegiance and acknowledging no responsibility to the people. To destroy this invisible government, to dissolve the unholy alliance between corrupt business and corrupt politics is the first task of the statesmanship of the day.-Theodore Roosevelt
They use force, to make you do, what the deciders, have decided you must do.