Glad to know I'm not the only one who thought that.
...because it may be difficult to see, it presents a significant hazard...
"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or your arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen." Samuel Adams - Father of the American Revolution
"A great civilization cannot be conquered from without until it has destroyed itself from within." Ariel Durant