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Tibetan Buddhist monks will spend weeks creating a sand mandala only to ritually destroy it. There’s a lesson about labor, beauty, ephemerality, and futility in it.
In that context, the Republicans actions lately have a certain logic. Spend two hundred odd years building a functional society and system of government and then do everything you can to bring it all crashing down. Why? Because you’re mad. Because you’re scared. Because the future looks different than the past and the only certainty is destruction.
The gov’t shutdown represents a massive failure by the Democratic leadership!
The gov’t shutdown is no big deal, and the Democrats are trying to exploit it for political gain!
So which is it? You can’t have both, ya dinguses.
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Southerners love electing dumbasses, and then we complain when comedians take the ‘easy way’ and make fun of us for being backwoods and stupid.