"Got to kick at the darkness till it bleeds daylight"
Thursday, August 4, 2011
It occurs to me that the apparently hedonistic US culture is no such thing. Most USers trust pain much more than joy. And that is why, though there is much complaining, the United States has embraced austerity as a solution to its economic problems.
Who needs slavemasters, when the citizens are willing to scourge themselves?