Why I quit.
For the few of you who noticed, and the even fewer of you who cared that I have quit Facebook; I post on FB one more time. (You may mock me for my Trumpish lack of even the hint of irony in that statement, I deserve it.). What we deserve and what we get doesn’t seem to correlate with our actions much less our motives. Truth and facts have been destroyed. I believe that there are no longer consequences to behavior that correlate in any way with lawfulness, truthfulness, decency, and/or utility to our civilization. I believe that Fox News started it, but FB made it all far worse. FB supplied the forum for fake news. In their naive confidence in the 1st amendment and the decency of human nature, they believed that everything would be alright. At this point, I would usually type: “HAHAHAHAH” (in my opinion, superior to “LOL”). Apparently, human nature isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. We will see if the 1st amendment will survive.
Facebook was wrong and now that they know it and admit it, everything that they do is too little too late, we have Trump for a president, likely the worst disaster to befall America since Pearl Harbor. I blame them for the Nazis now running our government.
“I expect, we pray, I believe, it is to be hoped, many people feel, people of good will wish. We expect, are waiting…. The office has a way of lifting…. it sometimes takes awhile, it’s not uncommon for these difficulties to occur, give him a chance.”
When was the last time you heard anyone refer to DonDon (other than Steve Bannon or Kellyanne Conway) without using these words? (I will always refer to Trump as DonDon, it best describes his often demonstrated maturity level).
Optimism is wonderful right up until you discover that it is masking an important perception of reality that presages disaster. Stop pretending; DonDon is what he is and he is what you will get. He is mentally ill and is unlikely to recover sanity in the position that the ignorant people of the USA have placed him.