Kurt Vonnegut, Newt Gingrich, and the End of the World

So it goes.


Here’s a weak attempt at a political rant.  Enjoy!

Kurt Vonnegut, Newt Gingrich, and the End of the World


Hell in a handbasket.  Up shit creek without a paddle. Clusterfucked and FUBARed.

So it goes.

I can’t imagine that Newt Gingrich ever met Kurt Vonnegut.  If they did, I’m not sure what they’d talk about.  But curiously enough, I think both of them would agree on the above statements to describe the world in 2012, even if their reasons for thinking so differed.  Gingrich has said, about Democrats as a species, “These people are sick. They are so consumed by their own power, by a Mussolini-like ego, that their willingness to run over normal human beings and to destroy honest institutions is unending.”  Vonnegut once mused that he knew we were in for a rough go of it at the turn of the millennium when he turned around and…

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About j. j. marino

As a creaky & cranky a-social agoraphobic anchorite, living in seclusion in the Great North Woods & keeping centered by the Power of the Written Word, a blog would seem to be a fat pitch in my strike zone.

Posted on February 3, 2012, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Thanks for reblogging this. I’m really glad you liked it. Also gave me a chance to check out your blog, which is terrific.

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