Saturday, September 22, 2007

DECLINE OF EMPIRE

(image by the Black Rose)
Behold Cyber-Space,
All that Becomes of the Dreams
of Warriors.
(haiku after Basho)

We have about 50% of the world's wealth, but only 6.3% of its population...Our real task in the coming period is to devise a pattern of relationships which will permit us to maintain this position of disparity...
George F. Kennan (1948 top secret report)

The traditional effort to sustain democracy by expansion will lead to the destruction of democracy.
Wm. A. Williams

Not too bad...for monkeys:

Ha Ha Ha America: