To the (American) people

Well, this is quite a pickle.  Who to believe. Who to hate. You can’t have one without the other. I suggest we rewind and begin to believe in ourselves.

I am not a Democrat or a Republican. Both parties carry positive and negative beliefs and policies. I believe in people. Herein may lie the problem—or what the politicians in Washington will have you believe. Pick a side and whoever is talking louder seems to win.

I know plenty of smart people who believe in… Candidates. Yes, you listen to what they say and believe and you judge on their individual merits and wants. That’s how it used to be and that’s actually how people picked their party in the olden times. Now, however, everything is skewed. There is left-left, left-center, right wing and even more to the right, the dreaded Tea Party.

Oh, yes, the matter at hand… who to believe.

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America: The new Krypton?

Yes, one is a country while the other is a mythical planet, yet they invite comparisons.

Krypton grew from humble beginnings to become a great and thriving society. The governing body and some of the population believed they were infallible and later became ignorant then dispassionate to their future failings.

This once great civilization boasted advanced science and technology. However, it failed to respond to unstable geological conditions. Sound familiar?

trump vsLeading citizen, Jor-El (from the renowned house of El) made passionate pleas to the council, his own colleagues, about the impending doom and final destruction of the planet and its people. Even though he was one of the greatest scientists of his era – no one listened. Continue reading