To begin with, I’m not going to be talking about the recent, failed, siege of the US Capitol. The title of my post was chosen long before the attempted coup, so it’s sort of coincidental in terms of what unfolded in Washington, DC before I got around to finishing this post. No, Trump, and his crew of delusional confederates is a subject for another day, or perhaps even another year, once the historians and psychiatrists get a chance to break it all down.
Humm, I wonder just what in the hell schools are teaching nowadays in terms of history? I sure know that they no longer teach civics because it’s pretty clear that a lot of folks in this country have absolutely no clue how their government is supposed to work, nor do they have an even basic understanding of the Constitution. Oh well.
So back-tracking to my original draft:Continue reading Besieged