posted on Jul, 25 2010 @ 10:01 AM
We cannot internalize every crime on this planet that someone perpetrates, and blame ourselves for something other individuals are prone to do.
There is such a thing as "personal responsibility". Play it where it lays.
It would be egocentric of us, as a country to believe we even remotely wield this kind of power, that something we do here as simple as using an
iphone will cause some massive reaction in other parts of the world.
People from other countries sometime seem to like to believe that we do wield this kind of power. People seem to enjoy blaming us for things.
Sometimes they have to go to a great amount of trouble to find a problem, and then follow the path....or make one, that leads back to Westerners
behaviors or actions as a causal factor.
That would be making the world our "puppets". The world is not our puppet. I can't and won't take credit for their misdeeds, nor should anyone