I am very impressed with Tom Baugh, an Annapolis grad and Desert Storm veteran who wrote “Starving the Monkeys” and appeared on the Political Cesspool. I had a good conversation with commenter “Joe of the Mountains” last night, and we agreed that there is plenty of reason to be optimistic. Today I happened to come across this interview with Tom Baugh, and what Baugh says is substantially the same as my conversation with Joe of the Mountains:
Fast forward to 8:30
If you are out there and you feel like you are at the end of the rope, I want you to hang in there, because the future, after the collapse, is going to belong to those of us who know how to create value, and your oppressors are going to go away soon. When the tyranny starts, what that means is they are about to go away because they can’t feed all these people. If you feel like you are at the end of your rope, get back to those basic principles, because your time will come.