When times are tough and people are troubled, they almost invariably turn to authoritarian/totalitarian forms of government.
Sad to say, but that story’s as old as the hills. Seems to be a curious failing in human nature.
posted on 05/05/2012 4:48:09 PM PDT
(It's all bread and circuses for the future prey of the Morlocks.)
“It’s all THEIR fault” and “I have ALL the answers and will solve all your problems if you give me absolute power” are heady siren songs in tough times.
posted on 05/05/2012 4:55:52 PM PDT
("We shed all that is good and virtuous for that which is shoddy and sleazy... and call it progress")
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