So this actually happened. Mitt Romney took to Twitter, calling for South Carolina to remove the confederate flag from the capital after the terror attack in Charleston. For once, Mitt actually has a good point and President Obama agrees.
Well, Decartes’s Wax Argument is pretty straightforward. You can make wax figurines out of anything… Obama’s head, Mitt Romney’s head. Though, when you think about it, Mitt Romney already is a wax figurine.
I imagine there’s a significant cross section between Donald Trump supporters and obsessive fans of The Walking Dead, though. It’s that whole “I can’t wait for the end of the world so I can grab my gun and kill everyone” thing.
Hey, cold, hard nihilism is one thing.
I’m a cold, hard nihilist.
But even I draw the line at electing a racist mad man, welcoming WW3 and dooming everyone around me just because I am personally pissed at how shit the world is.