Merry Christmas and a Happy New America

In December of 1914 in the first bitter winter of a long bitter war the soldiers of the German Empire and the soldiers of the British Empire defied the orders of their officers. They abandoned their hastily dug entrenchments that would soon grow into an elaborate maze of trenches stretching from Switzerland to the English Channel to meet each other in no man’s land. They sang hymns and exchanged gifts in a spontaneous outpouring of the feelings of peace, fellowship, and forgiveness which were then the staples of a Christ centered Christmas season.

If you drench yourself in the torrent of Christmas movies that bombard us from Thanksgiving till December 25th you see that the spirit of Christmas in emotional America isn’t about the Christ child who came into a lost world to die as a payment for sin and to rise again to bring new life in harmony with God. It is instead about the sentimental ideal of love and the boy gets the girl or is it the girl gets the boy? Who knows sometimes they throw in a curve that really builds the suspense. There are movies about Santa Clause, his sons, his daughters; his elves and wingless angels all of whom help people learn the true meaning of Christmas which is never about Christ and always about family and friends and being nice people.

In commercial America Christmas is about Black Friday and discounts so deep they remind me of the street vendor in Mexico who follows you shouting “I’ll give you 110% off if you buy two!” The Chia Pets come out along with snuggies, pet rocks, and every other doodad imaginable to buy for people who already have too much.

The mountains of presents which obscenely bury Christmas trees in so many American homes are ripped apart by sugar-high children. Children who get into a frenzy of getting so intense they never have time to appreciate what they get. All they want is to get something else. The beautiful wrapping paper, the miles of ribbon, and the forests of bows are stuffed unceremoniously into big green garbage bags on their way to landfills.

So this is Christmas, and what have we done? Another year over, and a new one just begun.

In the still sweet morning of December 26 people start preparing for the next blast of holiday cheer, Happy New Year!!!

What will 2013 bring?

Whether we plunge over the so-called fiscal cliff or not it will bring us a New America. An America cast in the image of our newly re-elected Community-Organizer-in-Chief. This representative of the Saul Alinsky wing of the Progressive movement, this made man from the Chicago political Outfit has won a second term. Whether it was through the voter fraud no one seems willing to mention or through the actual votes of those who bought into the Uncle Sugar myth and vote for Santa Clause, the man from Hawaii who says he’s from Chicago and who
won’t tell us much of anything else, is poised to create the Age of Obama, or America in his own image.

In the New America more people qualify for disability than get jobs, more people get food stamps than start businesses, and more people forget that America was founded to provide individual liberty, personal freedom and economic opportunity and embrace America as a cradle-to-grave welfare state. People forget that when you limit failure you also limit success. They don’t understand that when you create a safety net so complete it becomes a hammock many people figure why work when you can play.

Incentive is stifled by entitlements, and innovation is strangled by regulation.

In our New America:

  • Taxes will go up and up as spending goes up even faster.

  • Regulations will pour out of the bureaucracy to fill in all the blanks in thousand page laws no one ever reads.

  • Our President will continue to bow before despots and our foreign policy will continue to support radical Islam in the Mideast.

  • No one will ever be held accountable for Fast and Furious, Benghazi, or any of the other scandals which will erupt from the pustule of corruption that is Inside the Beltway.

  • The burgeoning energy industry that has the potential to lift America out of its economic tailspin will be throttled as the coal industry, the fracking boom, and oil shale are all regulated to death.

  • We will pour billions down the green energy rat hole building industries that cannot produce enough
    energy to exist without government support.

  • Obamacare will destroy the insurance industry and eventually a single payer system will consign the rest of us to standing in lines in converted gymnasiums for impersonal care while our leaders take limousines and private jets to the Mayo Clinic all on our dime.

  • Industry will continue to flow out as foreign made goods flow in as more imbalanced trade agreements are called free.

  • We will be monitored by drones, wire taps, and computers as Big Brother extends his grasp till freedom becomes just another name for nothing left to lose.

This may be the New America that awaits us in 2013. Our families, friends, and neighbors have voted for it, and we all get to live in it: oh happy days are here again. The second coming of FDR has put food stamps in every pot and a Volt in every garage.

In our New America Christ has been purged from Christmas and sappy sentimentality has replaced the joy of being born again in a relationship with God our loving Father. So as you prepare to celebrate the New Year be sure and thank any of the millions of Obamazombies who get their opinions from the Corporations Once Known as the Mainstream Media, and who actually believe the economy is recovering and glory in America being knocked off its high horse for the New America we are all unwrapping under the Xmas Tree this year.

"Incentive is stifled by entitlements, and innovation is strangled by regulation."

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9 thoughts on “Merry Christmas and a Happy New America

  1. Happy New Year???? Yea, right.

  2. The citizens of this country (not the entitlement crowd - I mean the actual CITIZENS!!) are experiencing what appears to be the equivalent to the stages of grief, over the ongoing loss of everything we have known and held dear in this country for many generations. At first we all struggled to deny what was happening, trying to believe that it would "all get better soon". Then we engaged in bargaining, through our own voting process, accepting compromise after compromise, in the "hope" that we could "make it all better". As with grieving, when bargaining and compromise fail, ANGER soon follows, and many in this country are angry still! But unfocused anger is impotent and unproductive. The next step is depression. I believe that, following our latest elections, far too many loyal Americans quietly slipped into a depressed state that has left them feeling helpless and hopeless. But, in the grieving process, there is a final step! ACCEPTANCE!! In this case it does not mean simply accepting the "way things are", but rather accepting what the agenda is, and what the goals have been for a long time now. We must come to a state of accepting that we have all been duped for decades!! AND, we must finally accept that it is (and has been, all along!!) OUR RESPONSIBILITY to guard and protect our rights and freedoms jealously!! This acceptance will ultimately lead us to the required resolve, and bring (finally!!) a true focus to the righteous anger that burns in every patriot heart. When we all come face to face with the truth that there are some things that are worth more than life itself, WE WILL restore our republic!

    The article above has a ring of resignation to it that saddens me, but I can only hope and pray that this resignation is actually the beginning of the dawn of acceptance. We have much work to do. We must pick ourselves up by our own bootstraps and get about it!!

  3. Do not allow Benghazi debacle to fall through the cracks or be swept under the rugs in the Beltway.Hillary knows the Truth and must get it into the Public arena so the people of America and the families of our four dead Patriots can find peace and closure.A life without closure is no life at all.Think hard on this one.It is extremely important to all human beings.

  4. Amerika must become a kinder and more gentle nation and only the Great Black Father is the one who can do this? R I G H T!

  5. "Our President will continue to bow before despots and our foreign policy will continue to support radical Islam in the Mideast."

    Obama is a muslim. Obama is one of them. Under Obama & those who placed him
    in power, things are going to get worse.

  6. How depressing!


  8. What a great article ... if it were not so sad ...