I have noted, with more than a little amusement, US conservative commentators seeking to blame the last Democrat president, Bill Clinton, for
But of course nothing is that simple.
- Point one is that Bill C, like his wife, is nothing more than an opportunist; a loveable opportunist to some but still an opportunist.
- Point two is that the road to capitalism for
started well before Bill came along. China
- Point three is that
still has a long way to go before they really reach an effective transition to the effective totalitarian capitalist manipulation. China
The last is not the sort of goal many of us would wish, but it is well developed and the mandarin emperors simply can’t even grasp the basics. Having won the Olympics China can enforce building an infrastructure faster than any other any of their predecessors. Good on them, but they miss the point.
The Olympics is the paramount PR event of our time, but
Some footage from Central China TV today underlines my point. They showed constructed video of how
The latest news is that they are banning the import of specific national foods for contestants. I’m sorry, but I can’t see any great difference now from the control freaks that have always controlled
Sorry, I drifted off the
It is not about socialism, communism, capitalism, globalism or any other ism, except perhaps opportunism . It is about plain “I will win because I am the best bully’ (expletives deleted).