Is the analogy implied in the title of my presentation too strong? Can it be true that our own government is actually stabbing us in the back? Of course, it is easy to get carried away with rhetoric and overstate any case. However, let's take a look at what Marilyn Vos Savant has to say. As you may know, she is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records for highest IQ and is best known for her weekly "Ask Marilyn" column in Parade Magazine. This is a quotation from her book entitled "The Power of Logical Thinking" (p. 90).