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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Hard to Understand

Screenshot 2016-09-21 15.14.57Early on, I decided there was really nothing that I could do today which couldn't wait for tomorrow. So, I was happy to sit around waiting for my FedEx delivery. The vague update from their site promises that my package will be delivered before the end of today. I'm not sure when their days end, however. It's 3:25 PM and I've seen no delivery.

So, I've had time to think a lot about the affairs of the world. I still find it absolutely tragic that someone such as Donald with tons of hand-me-down money but with no actual, discernible skills or workable policies could go so far towards being a president of the United States. Obviously those who have got him this far have no critical thinking skills, or live in a reality that is 100% alien to mine. Hardly a day goes by when the grandstanding demagogue doesn't disqualify himself with the rubbish he spouts. Furthermore, the fact that New Hampshire, early on in the primaries, did not send him packing with his tail between his legs leaves me sad, very sad.

I hope that on US election day, this all turns out to be just a terrifyingly close flirtation with disaster. Something else: I've never been prouder to be a Canadian than during this horrific US election cycle.


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