I've often bewailed the sad state of dialogue in the nation and the total detachment from our culture of the students I face at the local Community College and Farrier Trade School where I talk to the walls.
This piece says it better and in greater detail than I ever could. Take a few minutes to ponder what he writes and what it all means for our future:
"So I'm Like Whoa! That Is So WOW!"
Now consider what you have read the next time you have a political conversation with someone. Notice any of those things?