Skip to comments.Happy New Year! Donít Let Those Notions of Virtuous Behavior Intrude
Posted on 01/01/2019 5:24:33 AM PST by NOBO2012
Happy New Year to all of my most favorite deplorables!
No, I didnt make it till midnight, but then I barely remember the last New Years Eve I did. In addition to being tired around 10:30 or so I also had zero interest in watching any of the network buffoons assembled on various rooftops and concrete canyons of New York City waiting on the drop of a crystal ball.
Nevertheless, 2018 was a pretty awesome year. Expect more of the same from 2019. Here is my primary prediction for the coming year:
Dozens of dolts will announce theyre running as the Democratic candidate for president of the United States. If you thought the 2016 Republican field was deep, wait till you see that of the 2020 Democrats its more like the Grand Canyon.
Not so much because it will be awesome but because its a really big hole, populated with a lot of goats.
Im not making any more predictions because I just realized theyd be mostly pessimistic which somehow doesnt seem appropriate for a New Year post. Im still optimistic about some things but at my age it takes infinitely more effort to convince myself that logic and circumstance warrant such irrational exuberance. So I tend to conserve my optimism these days for really important stuff, like saving the world.
It being a new year and all does give me pause to reflect on how much I do miss that bottomless, unbridled optimism of youth that convinces you, against all odds, that somehow everything will work out for the best. Only after years of experience does it dawn on you that not only is that not always true, but that sometimes whats for the best isnt necessarily what you want, or even what you think is for your best. Now if I could just get the Left to understand and accept that, my work would be done here.
Happy New Year!
Posted from: MOTUS A.D.
Would it kill you to ever make replies to comments on your own thread? Or are the rest of us only here to take notes?
Happy New Year, Motus.
Somebody woke up nasty.
Take a look at his posting history.
The eternal skeptic in MOTUS has emerged for 2019. Check.
For what it’s worth; I’m right there with ya.
Believing in the best in people hasn’t really worked out too well for me either.
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