American Exceptionalism

It is far easier for us as a nation to say we are exceptional, than it is for us to act in an exceptional manner.

To the ultra-right wing religious conservatives I simply say: Re-read the Sermon on the Mount.

“And every one that heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them not, shall be likened unto a foolish man, which built his house upon the sand:

And the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that house; and it fell: and great was the fall of it.”

<IMHO> Fred Jacobsen

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