Or, alternatively, we are, as a species, just smart enough to screw everything up but not smart enough to fix it.
Well, that’s certainly one possibility….
That’s a keeper!
I see what you did there. :-)
We live in an era of lowered expectations. If the POTUS isn’t tweeting schoolyard insults multiple times each day it feels like a step forward instead of normal behavior we should take for granted.
It must be true, I saw it on the Internet.
Hey, is getting the book thrown at you the same as a book deal? Asking for a friend. :-)
Yes, it’s very meta.
Works for me.
More appropriate than one might think. On 9/11 United flight 93 was targeting the capitol. It failed because the passengers and crew tried to take control and stop the attack. So what bin Laden failed to accomplish in 2001, people calling themselves “patriots” actually did accomplish (if in a less massive fashion) in 2021.