Of Sunni, Shia, black Americans & US Election08 (Electing BirdFlu President Part 2)

The Sunnis of Iraq will only vote for a Sunny candidate.
–                                                                     –
Not because of proven ability. Just because he is a Sunny.
–                                                                      –
The Shia of Iraq will vote only for a Shia candidate.
–                                                    –
Not because of proven ability. Just because he is a Shia.
–                                                               –
The black Americans will only vote for the black candidate.
–                                                                         –
Not because of proven ability. Just because he is black.
–                                                          –
The election08 has uncovered the real racial divide that exists in America.
–                                                                            –
So how would this effect America and the rest of the world over the next four or even eight years?
–                                                                                  –
Well, let us look back to the election in the year 2000.  
–                                               –
When good old W was elected for the first time, every one in the entire world was flabbergasted, that a person with no experience with the nations of the world, who had given in to drugs and alcohol in his “week moments”, (but he was now born again and so was all better) was elected in to the most powerful job in the world.
–                                                                                                –
It was said W would have the best advisers in the world, so he did not really have to have any experience of his own.
–                                                                                                –
And more importantly, he said that he was a “uniter” and not a divider.
–                                                                                  –
The Americans swallowed it all.
–                               –
As a result there is conflict every where you look and millions around the world have paid with their lives.
–                                                                                            –
The USA is more divided than it has ever been in recent history.
–                                                      –
So did we learn a lesson?  
–                        –
Oh no, not Americans.
–                     –
Now we want to elect another “UNITER” who will have the best advisers and so it does not matter that he has no real experience of global politics (or even much of local politics).
–                                                                                                           –                             
Surely no one can pull the same stunt again?
–                                               –
Oh yes he can!
–             –
The only problem is that this time the stakes are much higher than they were back in 2000 or even in 2004.
–                                                                                              –
There is a global war, world wide crash of the Dolloar, credit crunch, National health care disaster, BirdFlu and a lot more.
–                                                                                                      –
This is a time for effective action and not fire side discussions, in a smoking jacket and a pipe, making thoughtfull comments on things can be.
–                                                                                                       –
So will the Americans wake up to the crisis facing us all?
–                                                     –
Well, Americans have an amazing talent for self destruction.
–                                                              –
So, here is what is likely to happen.
–                                   –
The I-so-want-to believe lot in the Democratic party will try and purge their collective guilt of life long prejudice (kept totally repressed in the subconscious) by voting for a man just because he is black!
–                     –
The black Americans will vote for the black candidate, not because he has proven abilities in face of real problems and crisis, but just because he is black.
–                               –
The republicans will NOT do that.
–                              –
A large number of the Democrats will also NOT vote for the black candidate.
–                                                                        –
That is because there is a real racial Divide in America.
–                                                     –
I know that hurts, but that is the truth. (we are on our way to a color blind, no prejudices society, but we are not there yet.)
–                                                                                                            –
So as a result the Republicans will be back in power again, this time apparently  with an agenda to be in Iraq for a hundred years!
–                                                                                       –
And there will be no one to blame for all this will there?
Advertisements

2 Responses

  1. Being an outsider and an Australian, I agree with you. The Republicans, are a shoe in.

    America is not ready for a female president (with current and past baggage), nor are they ready for an green horn, untested black president.

    However, if the black candidate was an elder statesman, with political and street cred, and an ability to fire up the imagination of a nation, America would have its first black president.

    Similarly, as the first female president of the United States, the candidate would also have to be a well seasoned candidate, with political creds and without the baggage that Hillary carries around.

  2. My goodness BFNF, have you not heard of Ron Paul? He is running for President.
    He won’t win, sadly so. He is exactly what this country needs.
    A female President would be great but not Hillary, please. We are talking about a dynasty, 12 years of Bushy boys and you know want 12 years of Clinton double talk?
    Obama has an ego problem, just watch his body language. McCain is striving for his final golden moment.
    Ignorance abounds in the minds of people when it comes to “electing” a President. And no, I’m not calling you ignorant dear BFNF.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: