“These are the times that try men’s souls.”
The American Revolution was forged out of a confounded, confusing, unknowable cauldron.
We are at such a crossroad. But there is no George Washington. We must imagine the path forward under Hillary Rodham Clinton or Donald J…mph…*hack* uh, Donald…emmmph.
“Cut!” Crap. I can’t clear my throat. Can we do a retake?
Point is, the Colonists were at least as confused as we are. They didn’t even have a tradition to fall back on. On the other hand, they weren’t locked into choosing between a pig and a viper.
Are they our only choices?
Or is it time for the barricades?