Completely different situations.
Then go live deep in the heart of Alaska where you have no impact on anyone else. The rest of us live with roughly 350 million other citizens who are impacted by your actions and also have rights including the right to be protected from your stupidity.
Funny how there don’t seem to be many people lined up waiting to take those jobs. Our governor suspended the federal unemployment subsidy and most every business in town still has a help wanted sign in the window.
As a liberal Democrat I understand the criticism but remember this – he is all that stands between us and Republican control of the Senate.
And to the point of the cartoon, it seems that a ceasefire went into effect within hours of President Biden’s last conversation with Bibi. Just maybe he’s doing a pretty decent job.
The only time there has been relative peace in that region is when it was imposed and enforced by a strong outside power: the Persian Empire, the Greeks under Alexander, the Romans, the Byzantine Empire, the Ottomans and the British. When left to themselves they quarrel constantly with each other and among themselves. Even Israel and Judah quarreled.
Yes, I lived through those times. Both my brothers and I worked at McDonald’s in the 60’s for spending money. Most of our friends’ moms were stay at home housewives.
The employees of the fast food industry used to be high school kids who needed gas money so low wages and no benefits worked just fine. At some point they began hiring adults but never bothered to adjust their compensation. A sad state of affairs.
I suggest reading Nuremberg Diary by G. M. Gilbert. He was an army psychologist who spoke fluent German and had free access to the Nazis who were on trial. Reading what they had to say about coming under Hitler’s spell and how they justified their actions is truly frightening and familiar. Most refused to take any responsibility for the horrors they inflicted on the world.
Must have been drawn before the 6.9% annual growth report came out.