I used to disagree with that view but I've changed my mind. I believe that the only way left for wiser, cooler heads to prevail is to simply let the system break catastrophically. Then, picking up the pieces becomes the only way to reconstruct what should have been in the first place. It's a little like dealing with a teen. Just keep your peace and let them screw it up. They'll come back later and ask for help.<quoted text>
Democrats want to drive over the fiscal cliff, and Republicans should let them do so.
I think it was Reagan who said the this country is always just one generation away from losing its freedom. This is the generation Regan alluded to. It is frightening how stupidity can be held up high and glorified and carried through the streets like some football hero.
But here we are, pounding the drums, drinking the beer and acting like drunk fools heading toward a cliff with absolute glee. I'm wearing my crash helmet and holding on:}