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The Rise and Fall of the United States????
Please. I get the hysterics and I support a bit of hyperbole anas well resort to it from to time but, the USA ain’t going down.
We just need some bumps and bruises, which is what we are getting right now.
We have an administration that has incoherent policies because their ideology flies in the face of reality.
They start with failed premises, set the table, do the seating arrangements and decide the menu, with no concern for orhers tastes , dietary restrictions or for that matter preferences.
Then they want us to play a game of cards where they are the dealers but, make no pretenses about stacking the deck, much less dealing from the top.
Everyone goes along for a bit and after a while loses interest.
It was a cute setup and an adolescent indulgence, mostly for entertainment and distraction.
However, the schtick gets old and stale after a while and people start to look for more substantive activities and more fulfilling entertainment.
Sometimes that entails moving on to New projects and forging lasting and meaningful accomplishments.
We’ve indulged ourselves enough with Barrack as a strange and wasteful “y” in the road , that we took five years ago.
Now, we and him have grown bored with each other but, neither can leave the field of contest until the contract is up and both become free agents.
3 and a half years from now we will seperate and find objectives that for one side will be an acknowledgement that more mature and reasoned directions are called for and the other will continue a path of narcissicm , self adulation and constant promotion of a stuck that’s just grown weary and while searching desperately for a shrinking audience that says “feel free to ride off into the sunset. You’re boring and the price of admission to see your Midway Carney ain’t worth wasting time on or blowing good money, which could be spent creating life fulfilling memories”.
We take a nap now, with one eye open, preseving our energy and resources for the coming battle tospput adults back in charge.
In the meantime, we actively work to undermine your final interlude in 2016, by hiring men and women who have real ideas, which will work in this very real world.
You’re off to fantasy land and mypopic utopia when your time is up.
“Obama has requested of Eric Holder that he appoint” a wizard to tailor him a cloak of invisibility.
Thank you so much for your outstanding and hilarious essay, dear JohnHuang!