# Starting my fiftieth year on the planet today. Hard to believe. 'fraid I haven't much to look forward to except being riddled with bullets by jack-booted neoslime thugs after I tell them to go fuck themselves at a roadblock. Sigh... Well, at least the roadblocks haven't started where I live, yet.
# Scott Horton at Antiwar.com - The Teetering Empire - empires fall. Always. The American empire's choice at this point isn't whether or not to fall, but whether we'll fall like Great Britain, by going broke, or fall like Nazi Germany, by being nuked into the stone age. [smith2004]