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A Culture in Collapse

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Posted By: Garnet, 1/8/2024 5:08:42 PM

In the last six months, we have borne witness to many iconic moments evidencing the collapse of American culture. The signs are everywhere and cover the gamut of politics, the economy, education, social life, popular culture, foreign policy, and the military. These symptoms of decay share common themes. Our descent is self-induced; it is not a symptom of a foreign attack or subterfuge. Our erosion is not the result of poverty and want, but of leisure and excess. We are not suffering from existential crises of famine, plague,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: franq 1/8/2024 5:33:51 PM (No. 1632099)
Indeed. Epstein information hitting the news, now Drudge attempts a bold red headline Trump sex indictment. Unbelievable.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: tootall 1/8/2024 6:16:32 PM (No. 1632139)
“How did you go bankrupt?” Bill asked. “Two ways,” Mike said. “Gradually and then suddenly.” That's from Ernest Hemingway, in his 1926 breakthrough novel, The Sun Also Rises This is occuring! Get ready!! And I used attribution as well!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: varkdriver 1/8/2024 9:07:00 PM (No. 1632218)
Unfortunately, no one writes better than VDH. I only wish I could find one thing wrong with this article, but I cannot. We are at a dangerous place in this country since no one seems to be enforcing any sort of standards or laws on people. May the good Lord shed his grace on us and please help lead us back to the be the land of the free and the home of the brave.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nexus-1 1/8/2024 9:29:14 PM (No. 1632242)
VDH is a prophet. That said, look upward in the coming months; 4 Horsemen are currently mounting up and making their way across the skyline.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: RuckusTom 1/9/2024 1:17:12 AM (No. 1632384)
Find your place under an overpass now. That's where we'll all be living in a few years. Maybe not even a few.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: The Remnants 1/9/2024 4:23:25 PM (No. 1632878)
Am stunned this article was not chosen as a Must Read.
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