THE DAY DEMOCRACY DIED

You said it! “Half of the population will be elated, the other half dejected, and the beat will go on.” That is what people must remember! -OM
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The polls open here in six hours. Twenty-four hours from now America will have a new President-Elect. Half of the population will be elated, the other half dejected, and the beat will go on.

Without regard to which candidate prevails we will be witness to the end of this country’s long slide into whatever a representative democracy morphs into when neglected and malnourished by its people.

Roughly half of our electorate is willing to accept openly corrupt leadership in the mistaken belief that endorsing a candidate’s long history of blatant criminal activity does not somehow impugn their own morals and ethics.

The other half will put their trust in an oligarch who claims he will work to overturn the very system that he has embraced for his entire adult life, the establishment that he has worked for his financial gain, all for the good of the people.

Daddy Warbucks without…

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