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Psychopathological Democracy (1 of ?)

December 4, 2015

Okay, this is just real quick, off the top of my head:  Can you select the right 20 individual Americans to put in your luxury jet, so that your traveling companions own as much wealth as the bottom other 50% of Americans (150,000,000+ persons)?

That’s a lot of psychopathological democracy in that jet.  Doesn’t much matter though, because there’s not much to vote about, except maybe where to go first.  Anyway, you can go anywhere you want.  Your only limitation is that you can’t occupy more than one space at the same time.

And it isn’t even the economy, stupid.  This is way beyond economy class.

“Come fly with me, come fly, come fly away….”  Oh, wait, I’m not in the plane.  Oh well, I’d just feel out of place.

 

[In this episode of the novel I’m sharing images of major psychopathologies of America democracy. I’ve taken these from the news, so they are nonfiction; but my retelling of the stories does require a bit of imagination. (There will be a Contents page.)]

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