Excellent article on the effects of too much government spending. Bottom line, you have to pay it back one day.
Government Intervention Will Leave a Lasting Hangover | The Weekly Standard
PERHAPS THE FACT THAT WE HAVE SEEN MILLIONS VOTING THEMSELVES INTO COMPLETE DEPENDENCE ON A TYRANT HAS MADE OUR GENERATION UNDERSTAND THAT TO CHOOSE ONE'S GOVERNMENT IS NOT NECESSARILY TO SECURE FREEDOM. - FRIEDRICH AUGUST VON HAYEK