_ Man is a dumb animal. This is proven day-in, day-out by politicians around the world, particularly in the United States of Evangelical Christians. How do I know? I merely read and/or watch news reports.
Yesterday, a disturbing (more than usual) item in some news crawl caught my attention. My first reaction was: “Oh, no!” Then I thought about what I wrote above. This is almost to be expected from arrogant, ignorant, and paranoid politicians seeking votes and media attention. The item reported a statement by Senator McCain—the one intelligent enough to chose Sarah Palin to be Vice President. It seems that he wants the US Government to provide arms to Syrian opposition. I guess that he did not notice/learn about how well such a plan worked out for his country, when they provided arms to opposition to Russian occupation in Afghanistan in the 80’s.It must not enter his pea brain that such weapons can also be turned on his friends in Israel, which borders on Syria, but that would require rational thought.
Like I wrote above: dumb animal...
Prior to writing novels, the author enjoyed a multifaceted career: from decorated combat aviator to advertising professional to global communications director of a major consumer brand. He has traveled the world and met sports, film and television stars, political leaders, and royalty. He graduated from Middlebury College, is married, lives in Germany, and has two grown children.