So those millions of American Idiots did what they were always going to. Not listen to a word. Do whatever they damned well pleased. Hey, that’s freedom, after all. Don’t tread on me!! I have the right to be as ignorant, stupid, and…
I used to think that, too. But I am changing my mind. You know what happened here? We opened bars and restaurants. Do you know what message that sent the people?
Same thing with America. Know how they could have made people stay home? Close the airlines. Close the buses. Emergency transportation only.
That would send a message. What would happen if people needed an emergency clearance to travel? Well -- less flights. Of course.
But they can't do that because OMG, can you imagine what that might do to the profit of wealthy capitalists who fund political campaigns?
Shit rolls downhill. And it is. If you ever needed an example of what the working class means to the oligarchy, you're watching it right now.