I think that this is one of the most important things that I have ever read concerning the state of our society.
Wednesday, 4 May 2016
“While millions were watching with thumping hearts, American scientists hurled a man into space in May of this year. The same day thousands of souls were launched into a Christless eternity and are in orbit forever in the regions of the damned. Few hearts thumped over their eternal misery; no banner headlines of the press screamed of the eternal woe of those who can never again pass this way.”
As democracy is perfected, the office represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. We move toward a lofty ideal. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron" (H.L. Mencken).