<>Are we being ruled by kings?<>
It is far worse. What we have is growing despotism. The corruption of our republic is so palpable, the level of popular disgust with our rulers requires elaborate security for increasing numbers of unaccountable criminals.
Elections alone cannot cure what ails our beloved United States.
Out of the ashes the Phoenix shall rise.
We are doomed. Human nature is what it has always been, nothing is new under the sun.
The seven deadly sins are too enticing and the pious life too boring.
Now where did I put my double bacon cheeseburger and large fries?
My mistress hid it.