"Everything they told us about communism proved to be a lie. Unfortunately, everything they told us about capitalism proved to be true."
The lamentations coming from Chuck Norris on why he and various other high-profile conservatives have abandoned President Reagan during the Second American Depression, which saw Reagonomis plunge the nation into economic troubles. The "they" was referring to the Democratic Socialists of America, who were invited by Norris and the others to debate, with Norris hoping to show the problems of socialist theory. Instead, many of their points rang with the public and their criticisms of capitalism absolutely true.
"When John Wayne admits that socialists were right about practically everything, you know that's how screwed up things were."