There is so much going on with humanity right now, Rick, it’s impossible to understand what trends are going where. For one thing democracy is not a natural form of government. So perhaps the world is tired of experimenting with it, and we are returning to a might is right form of governance. It’s what the common folk understand.

They want some strong acting asshole like Trump to tell them what to think, cause that thinking crap is too hard.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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