I caught this artcle on The Wall Street Journal today. Seem that once again our 'Eastern Comrades' are professing doom and gloom yet again.
MOSCOW -- For a decade, Russian academic Igor Panarin has been predicting the U.S. will fall apart in 2010. For most of that time, he admits, few took his argument -- that an economic and moral collapse will trigger a civil war and the eventual breakup of the U.S. -- very seriously.
Seems this former KGB spy, oops, I mean Professor, believes that the USA will crumble and be parted piece meal to the Countries that surround us. But lets be realistic. This man has no idea of the Socio-Geographic quagmire that is our country. Can anybody see Texas under Mexican rule? Doubtful. Here is the map:
I"m sorry, I can imagine horrible, self-induced, apocalyptic problems for our beloved country, but this shows very little understanding of what it means to be an American.