Thursday, July 25, 2019

Exchange With Frog Hospital Publisher Fred Owens About The Fevered State Of US Politics, Biden & Cobbett

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No big plans for today. Lunch with Kiwanis, then the beach. I am attending a debate watch party next Wednesday at someone's house. The party is hosted by Joe Biden supporters, so I will meet those people.
I called Hugh this morning. He's from England, but he became an American citizen in 2016. Maybe he should go back to where he came from. Except there is no place for him to hide now that Boris Johnson is the new PM. Boris is Trump's evil twin brother, it seems. This is so awful that it's funny. England and America, two of the finest countries on earth, two countries that could boast about the quality of their governments, two countries that developed widely copied democratic systems --- but now two countries run by clowns. This is the worst ever.
  • Alan Archibald With the certainty of tides, populism (or its evil twin, fascism) are afflictions that settle upon societies until the fever has passed. 

    Our fever - The National Lunacy -- began on 9/11. 

    Nevertheless, it's an evil wind that blows no one good and so we have the exemplary populist William Cobbett.
    G.K. Chesterton' Least Known Book, "William Cobbett," May Be His Most Politically Insightful
    G.K. Chesterton' Least Known Book, "William Cobbett," May Be His Most…

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