posted on Feb, 11 2013 @ 07:37 PM
reply to post by ThirdEyeofHorus
There's no way Obama will overturn the 22nd amendment. Barring a world war, the likes of which prolonged FDR's presidency into a third term, Obama
will be out of office in January of 2017 (isn't it just weird saying 2017? :roll
However, I'm FOR the continued US dominance of the seas. It's seems these morons who hate America and would love to see it collapse don't
understand the dynamics of power politics. Who's likely to fill the power vacuum? China, Russia, India, Brazil, Turkey. China and Russia are
You would have to be borderline retarded to think China or Russia as the global hegemon would be preferable to America. Simply look at the differences
domestically between China and America (one is a totalitarian autocracy, while the latter is a liberal democracy) to get an idea how China would act
in it's foreign relations. Or, if you prefer, look at the history of the Soviet Union.
The collapse of communism was an amazing occurrence. It was a true moral victory for not just America, but for the liberal world order America
Utopian ideologies always end up in mass murder. The Nazis, the Communists, the imperial Japanese, all had utopian ideas of various shades: racial
(Nazis and Imperial Japan) and economic (the have not verse the haves). They both murdered massive numbers of people trying to enact their world
Thankfully, there are great intellectuals in our country who have jettisoned the insanity of Utopia. We have to have more moderate and realistic goals
for ourselves and the world. But those on the radical left perhaps still feel like statisticians who see things in a manichean black and white: those
who dare to dream and the others. We are mere numbers after that. Numbers that need to be deleted from the world fact book.