Start at seconds (Use current time from player)
We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.
The only people who can look objectively at the differences in the religions are atheists. Valid assessments from fundamentalist Christians, Muslims, or anyone else are not possible. You can't expect people who are admittedly delusional to give rational insight.
Nobody misled or bamboozled him. He is acting on his own beliefs, as a true believer. And the things he believes in are not good for you, me, our Nation or the signatory nations.
That's a pretty fucking pathetic desperation move on his part.
He cares jack about legacy; he's working to secure his place and family's lineage and hierarchical position in the emerging global plutocracy. That man doesn't care about legacy and he doesn't care whether we live or die, so long as he gets his. He's just dropping his pretenses to the otherwise, because he thinks the end game is as good as over and it's a done deal.
They are precisely the type of person Samuel Johnson had in mind when he commented that "Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel."
As Boswell commented:
...he did not mean a real and generous love of our country, but that pretended patriotism which so many, in all ages and countries, have made a cloak of self-interest.
Sums up these frauds perfectly.