Tuesday, October 1, 2013

What Just Happened?

It didn't just happen. It's been coming for 33 years. Charles Pierce, in a righteous fury, explains:

Ultimately, as we all wrapped ourselves in good intentions, a prion disease was eating away at the country's higher functions. One of the ways you can acquire a prion disease is to eat right out of its skull the brains of an infected monkey. We are now seeing the country reeling and jabbering from the effects of the prion disease, but it was during the time of Reagan that the country ate the monkey brains.
Read the whole thing.

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