I’ve been sentenced to death and I have to choose the manner of death via capital punishment. Do I choose the noose, the chair, an injection, the chamber, or the wall (yes, firing squad is still legal in the US)? It’s a tough choice because ultimately the result is death, but which one will hurt me least?
Choosing a political candidate in the US is kind of a similar choice these days. Did you watch the debate last night? My point exactly.
There has been lots of talk about the presidential debate last night. What a disaster that was! I have heard it called lots of things today: dumpster fire, hot mess, train wreck, kindergarten playground, sh*t show, etc. Honestly, it was all of that!
We learned very little last night. The only thing we learned last night is exactly what we all fear will happen every election.
Choose between the lesser of two evils.
If both are evil, then our choice is screwed either way. Which future do I fear worse? Which one will hurt me least?
For a nation that values choice, we don’t have any. We don’t even have the freedom to not choose. So, that leaves us with no good choice, except to choose a choice we don’t like.
I am tired of this.
Is there any place on earth I to go to be away from people, have freedom to live free, and have access to technology when needed?
Asking for a friend.