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Feeling Like a Nervous Breakdown?

Current events - rumors and reports of widespread vote fraud, a coming draft, war without end, etc - have you feeling like you lost your mind the day after the election?
Current events - rumors and reports of widespread vote fraud, a coming draft, war without end, etc - have you feeling like you lost your mind the day after the election? Well, you are not alone. I couldn't help but be surprised by the number of people, in the break area at the workplace today, who were discussing how deeply disturbing current events have become. (I, myself, remain the silent witness.) So, if you went through your own private hell and nervous breakdown early on, consider yourself lucky. You have received your inoculation early in the game because you are bright and alert. When the truth finally begins sinking in to the main stream, watch out. You may find, having recovered yourself, a nurse to many people whose own breakdown is far worse than yours. And then...welcome back to the anti-war days of the nineteen sixties. Only this time the riots (and the repression) will be far worse. So, having recovered, yourself, be prepared for selfless-service to others. A great time to practice karma yoga may be just ahead.
. 04.Nov.2004 20:29


well said.

Yeah, I feel overwhelmed and all my friends do too 04.Nov.2004 20:32


The question is what to do next. Atleast finally the Democrats will know how it feels to be punched in the stomach. Maybe they will start rioting. Or maybe not. All I know is that we have to change our tactics. After all, insanity is defined as doing the same thing over and over again expecting different results. Perhaps we could repay the corporate media by sending them to chase after ficticious accidents and after false stories. Jello Biafra's idea of pranks factors well into the present political climate.

great idea!!! 04.Nov.2004 20:56


call newsmedia tell them theres a big truck turned over in the road and hasve friends call up at different times and say the same thing.do it from pay phones at night.wear disguises in case there are any cameras.be creative.they lie ,so give it back to them...fucking american liars....

Or if you can't beat 'em, join 'em! 04.Nov.2004 23:09


Let's all be super vigilant in our patriotic duty. Every time we see something "suspicious", report it. Every time we see a large truck making a delivery in front of some high-rise office building, phone it in as "suspicious". Every time we see roadside construction, call in to report the "possibility" that someone is planting a roadside bomb. Every time we see an armored truck outside a bank, report a "potential" robbery in progress. Not advocating any FALSE reports, mind you, just reasonable "suspicions". Hell, they WANT us all to be hyperparanoid - so let's oblige 'em!

strange feelings 05.Nov.2004 07:06

one more

I have had this feeling for days like the whole sky has been ripped off and the atmosphere of democracy is gone above my head. It's like there is this tangible empty "openness" above me everywhere, like a vacuum or removal of some comfortable rock we were all crawling around under. Then it is picked up and away! It's a combination I guess of a sense of palpable loss as well as total exposure to actions of such criminals without any redress. And a sense that the exposure to this emptiness of the USA--and the exposure of the emptiness of the USA--is very, very real.