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If you can’t handle it gracefully, at least do it less crazily.
Everything the ancient Greek oligarch said against the demos, the modern American elite can say against the middle class.
White Americans figured Asian Americans could solve “the problem” of black Americans. Yet their solution is yet another “problem people.”
Only an American could think that democracy is merely a form a government; for anyone with experience of aristocracy, democracy is clearly a form of society.
The House expressed “regret” over an exclusion act most Chinese people in the U.S. know nothing about. The real audience of these apologetics, the Big Other, was pleased.
The Midwestern town is not bad when you pretend that none of the townspeople are around.
Long gone are the days “we” at least used to pretend to stand for something “higher” than wealth accumulation and naked power.
I suspect these are the only countries besides the United States that he’s heard of.
To claim that MLK Jr. Day is not a properly national holiday is to claim that freedom and equality are not “American” concerns.