Anarchy Moment #0048 – The Secret Service Doesn’t Exist To Protect The President. They Exist To Control Him. Cynical Libertarian Society Posted on 21 February, 2014 by The Great One, Himself21 February, 2014 Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPoliticians are not the real people in power. The bureaucracy is the real power. Politicians, all the way up to the President of the United States, do what they are told to do. Or they get shot like Kennedy and Reagan.