Donald Trump made his inane slogan “Make America Great Again” a mantra for the intellectually challenged. They repeated it ad nauseum. But what does it actually mean? What does Trump think it means and how does he intend to achieve it? With empty symbolism, of course.
All of which raises the questions: How can greatness be measured and sensed? What does it even mean?
“Being a great president has to do with a lot of things, but one of them is being a great cheerleader for the country,” Trump said. “And we’re going to show the people as we build up our military, we’re going to display our military.“That military may come marching down Pennsylvania Avenue. That military may be flying over New York City and Washington, D.C., for parades. I mean, we’re going to be showing our military,” he added.
Yeah, you know that footage of military parades in North Korea, China, Russia and other places? We all laugh at such nonsense. It’s little more than a chance for insecure dictators to whip out their dicks and wave them around. George Carlin pretty much nailed this phenomenon: