The fatal flaw in the republican philosophy

I have been going through youtube videos of all the major US presidents in the past few weeks. It has been interesting to see State of the Union and Inauguration/ Farewell speeches of many great/ not so great presidents including:

Obama
George W. Bush
Clinton
George H. W. Bush
Reagan
Nixon
FDR

I have seen and heard the boogieman of big government from the GOP recently, and…