I’ll be traveling to Asia this week, after being on vacation last week. The good news is that I should have time to answer the follow-up questions to my post on federal employment and I should get through a couple more books. The bad news is that other posting might be somewhat spotty.
But should the unthinkable happen and Egypt really turn into a fundamentalist Muslim country, I hope our progressives won’t try to sweep their support for the "revolution" (damn it, I can no longer find that one George Will article that started with a depiction of some pothead liberal arts students spontaneously erupting to cheer an old newsreel whose narrator said that "rebels" were taking over the capital city… and these "rebels" were Franco’s fascists) down the memory hole, the same way they did with Robert Mugabe.
Strong new evidence for Mencius Moldbug’s contention that, temporary aberrations apart, the true vanguard of the worldwide leftist revolution is now and always has been…the United States of America
We’re getting some new Walmarts in DC and the reactions are hysterical: “[District of Columbia Ward 4 ANC Commissioner Brenda] Speaks said young people would get criminal records when they couldn’t resist the temptation to steal.”
We are all wards of the state in some way.