Acting-Out Politics

Weblog opens discussion about the psychology of Bushmerican style of behavior.

Grateful for President Trump’s easy tongue we got very important information about Adam Schiff, the Chairman of Intelligence Committee who is leading the impeachment inquiry. In one of his recent rallies President who is generally prone to use canards is mentioned Schiff’s “un-athleticism” and his “small neck” among other pearls of knowledge. These drops of […]

Utopianism associated with the proliferation of electronic technology and cyber-culture… Franco Berardi Human beings respond to the new state of hyper-stimulation by a panic reaction… Franco Berardi It was not easy to go through the 20th century of wars, episodes of hunger and permanent looking for job – without mass-culture. Pop-entertainment added smiles to the […]

How much longer can this continue? Even the newspapers well experienced in redacting and perfuming the political texts have to let the raw hate and shameful beating and labeling the political opponents to jump on the pages like clowns on the circus ring. With TV news the situation is even worse – TV success-makers have […]

Soon after the war the American youth with democratic sensibility (AYDS) started to “divorce” the elder generations (with its authority over the socio-economic life, over weapons and money at the disposal of the country and over American way of life). Young Americans with democratic sensibility (YADS) became disappointed with wars, financial inequality and conservative strictness […]

Bunch of criminals pursuing Will Kane (Gary Cooper) to take over the town “Stubborn” Will Kane (Gary Cooper) and his courageous wife Amy (Grace Kelly) The hero fights the gang of outlaws in spite of being betrayed by the townsfolks (philistines choosing bandits over the honest person) In “High Noon” the Marshal of the little […]

There are 10,000 recruiters across the country working with a $700 million a year advertising budget… you are more likely to see the recruiters in schools where kids have less options after graduation. “The War in Our Schools”, Z-magazine, June, 2016, by Rory Fanning, p. 17 Recruiters have contact information for every junior and senior. […]

A man plucked a nightingale and finding but little to eat, said: “you are just a voice and nothing more.” Plutarch, “Moralia: Saying of Spartans” Nightingale’ voice here is, it seems, a metaphor of a culture (as a combination of responsible cognition and aesthetics of taste), a culture which we’re losing with catastrophic results or […]

GOPists Are Today’s Extremist Pseudo-conservatives With Their Trumpeting and Trumpery, While DNCists Are Doctrinaires-Democrats With Their Cowardly Over-carefulness No doubt, it would be unjust to claim that today’s democratic and conservative politicians are bad in comparison with what they were before, but in the 21st century they became much worse than they were before, in […]

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