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Obama is Sinking America

para_dimz Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 7:28 AM
OK, Matt, suppose you were on Hy-Brasil. The residents passed a law forbidding you from reboarding your ship. No matter the reason, they do it and enforce it. How do you defeat that? You already know they're incapable of grasping reality so appealing to them from any angle is hopeless. What do you do? And how would that answer fit into your plans to defeat our own residents of Hy-Brasil?

Although it certainly wasn’t Oscar material, I still love the 1989 film “Erik the Viking,” starring, among others, Tim Robbins, Mickey Rooney, Eartha Kitt and John Cleese. It’s a campy British comedy-fantasy about a band of misfit Vikings on a quest to reach Valhalla.

In one scene, the motley mob finds its way to the island of Hy-Brasil, a happy, peaceful, sunlit land populated by white-robed, free-loving, uber-pacifist morons.

You know, liberals.

Through a series of immaterial events, the island begins to sink into the ocean. As it does, Erik and crew evacuate and re-board the ship while Hy-Brasil’s inhabitants...