I call that a "win"!
Statist: "What's the 2nd letter of the alphabet?
Statist: "Well, then, what letter comes after 'A'?"
Statist: "OK, but what letter comes before 'C'?"
Statist: "Why do you keep going in circles?"
People are flawed, so they must be controlled by people.
"Laws" are good and necessary, even though I disagree with some of them.
Crime exists, so The State is necessary to stop crime- even though The State has been around for thousands of years and crime still exists.
It's not wrong (theft/"taxation", kidnapping/"arrest") if government does it.