A Confederacy of Wimps

That is what the gun culture boils down to, a random association of the fearful who need to arm themselves just in case they encounter Mother Nature. How do they become fearful? Maybe it just migrates from generation to generation along with the abuse on which authoritarianism relies.

What is authoritarianism? A reliance on fake authority, the last recourse of individuals lacking in practical skills.

“Confederacy of Dunces” is a well-known concept. Perhaps, as our technological society evolves, not only are more and more dunces left behind, but their inability to participate turns them mean.

Talk about a vicious circle. Wimps turned mean.