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December 8, 2011

Lax Americana

First came the tech bubble. Then came the housing bubble. Now the bubble of U.S. power is about to burst. A half-century-long Pax Americana is coming undone because our elected officials would rather tell each other—and the public—soothing fictions about the Middle East rather than face reality. --The U.S. Could Stop an Iranian Bomb, But We Won't – Tablet Magazine

Posted by gerardvanderleun at December 8, 2011 10:40 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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