The Thing under the boat

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Can you feel it?

Can you feel it lurking just under the surface? I can and I think you can as well. The Greeks knew it as “Nemesis.” Melville’s Ahab knew it as “thou damned whale” and he struck at it from Hell’s heart. Unperturbed it gathered him up and took him down. Then it took the boat and after that the ship. All save one followed. The whale beneath the surface of America’s life is still there and all signs point to its breaching soon. Exactly where and exactly how are still unknown, but soon.

It’s large and it’s under the boat and it is beginning to rise. The crew is confused and flailing about. And the captain is insane but convinced he’s on the right course. During the boom years it was commonly said, “A rising tide lifts all boats.” True enough, but the rising of Leviathan can break the spine of our boat and send it down into the Maelstrom.

Coming soon to a civilization near you.

It’s all a God-damned lie

Every one of them

Every gorram institution I every trusted at any point in my life is now filled with LIARS.

Education. Science. Literature. And now this-

Semper Lie: Marine Corps Commandant James Amos padded resume

So our Military has become as corrupt as the rest of this travesty of a governing class. He took an OATH. That MEANS something.

No. fucking. honor. anywhere.

Juiceboxers and Participation Award Winners, every one of ’em. [SPIT]

Collapse and reckoning cannot come too soon, for I despair for my country and people.