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A 93-Year-Old Prophecy Comes To Pass

A 93-Year-Old Prophecy Comes To Pass

A Brilliant Prophecy From 93 Years Ago:

H.L. Mencken (born 1880 - died 1956) was a journalist, satirist, critic, and Democrat. He wrote this editorial while working for the Baltimore Evening Sun, which appeared in the July 26, 1920 edition.

"As democracy is perfected, the office of the President represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day, the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be occupied by a downright fool and complete narcissistic moron."

---H.L. Mencken, The Baltimore Evening Sun, July 26, 1920

So it was written, and so it has come to pass.

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Thanks brother.

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Even In Humor...

Even in humor, I refuse to grant the principle of "prophecy" any validity.


...I refuse to refuse the 'principle of prophecy' any validity. Now what? :)


Is this Ron Paul? I mean, you absolutely won't budge on your principles. Oh, wait ... Ron Paul would have just kept his mouth shut in this instance so as to not sound like a pissy little punk, so, no ... you can't be Ron Paul.

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Way to rebut my comment, just use name calling, and avoid discussing the substance. Thanks for that. Makes me feel young again.

Please, W Bush deserves an honorable mention at least

As bad as Obammer has been, W Bush was at least as bad.

Prophecy or present times?

"appeared in the July 26, 1920 edition." and " the White House will be occupied by a downright fool and complete narcissistic moron." It already was.

At this time 1920, he had observed President Wilson in office for 7 years: the original Neo-Con Teddy Roosevelt busting the "Conservative" Republican party, creation of the FDA, creation of the Fed, WW1, push for League of Nations, income tax, popular vote for US senators and a quick push for alcohol prohibition before the Republicans took control in 1921.

There's a method to my madness.

I voted for Obama for many good reasons, one of which, If Romney became President, the USA would already be at war with Syria and Iran in WW3. Hopefully we can stop that war event forever.

Now that I taught the corrupt GOP and Romney a lesson they will never forget, Not to fuck with the Liberty Movement anymore, the complete and total economic collapse of the USA can proceed without interference. The Democrats will take their fair share of the blame and get their comeuppance too because Obama is President, another good reason.

I love it when a plan comes together.

Don't Rationalize Mikey! Were You One Of The Plain Folk?

There was a third option for you Mikey: You could have done what many of us principled voters did and that would have been to have written in Ron Paul.


Love you always.

I wrote in RP in 2008 election. Saw it a little different in 2012.

Alex Jones Caller Ron Paul Revenge Voters For Obama 11/09/2012

I'm thinking they weren't listening to us when we said

"They can't win without us" The way Ron Paul was treated by the Republicans during the last election was down right despicable. I remember listening to blow hard Rush Limbaugh's post election analysis of the results and he was lamenting as to why millions of Republicans did not turn out. Now they have had time to figure it out and if not, we may have to "reinforce the learning experience" in 2016.

H.L. Mencken, perhaps the world's most gifted

English-speaking wordsmith/lyricist, since Mark Twain!

Profound. Profound, indeed.

Predictions in due Time...

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

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All of us know this, but apparently Obama does not.

This is like 'The Emperor Has No Clothes.'

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and yet

he never met the man,how strange is that?

Leave an indelible mark on all of those that you meet.
OH... have fun day :)