Is there anything more depressing than advertisements that run on cable news? I’m speaking specifically of the happy retirement type. These ads attempt to convince us that the American dream is to retire early to a senior center in Florida where one can enjoy days full of golf, Viagra, and Mazda Miatas.
Thankfully, each successive generation does not start with a blank slate. The frameworks of the past exist in the subconsciousness of our culture and institutions. Each life lived passes on more than genes and instincts.
What if: Trump nominates Amy “the dogma lives loudly within you” Coney Barrett knowing full well that the Senate will reject her. Democrat Senators say
Polybius or Patrick Deneen? For when a state, after having passed with safety through many and great dangers, arrives at the highest degree of power,
I’m a recovered political news junky.
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