The cynicism of American capitalism is that it does not feel the need to be deceptive.
The West is suddenly infused with self doubt
At the height of the post 9/11 surge of patriotism, it wasn’t just a few wayward neocons like Rumsfeld, Cheney and Wolfowitz who were willing to accept torture as a way of gaining intelligence
it’s the second coming of the second son
Superficial charm, grandiosity & self-importance.
When the teenage rebellion phase is over, will it remember the land that shaped it?
What ever happened to love in the afternoon?