This time it does not appear to be quite so natural.
Dr Helen Smith, a forensic psychologist dubbed this as Going John Galt on her blog back in October.
Obama talks about taking from those who are productive and redistributing to those who are not -- or who are not as successful. If success and productivity is to be punished, why bother? Perhaps it is time for those of us who make the money and pay the taxes to take it easy, live on less and let the looters of the world find their own way.
This is what "Going Galt means.
The phrase is catching on. Michelle Malkin and others have begun using it and people are beginning to rally around the idea of going Galt. It is becoming an organized legal revolt against the looters.
I don't think the looters in Washington get it.