Imagine the boldness. They're feeling really confident they've got this locked up.
The Bolshevists were telling the same thing to the Russian people in 1917. The Russians were out of step with the modern emerging systems of government, the Bolshevists said, new systems of advanced scientific management that would bring all the worlds people under a wonderful international umbrella of prosperity and plenty. Their existing legal system was just meaningless words on paper, they told the Russian people. A lot of Russians were dumb enough to fall for it, too. They were dying of starvation in the streets like dogs shortly after the Bolshevists pulled it off and took over.