A Tour of Our Decadent Civilization

Civilizations normally go through three stages; Barbaric, Vigorous and Decadent. It’s easy to find examples of barbaric and decadent civilizations.

We can find all the barbaric civilizations to suit an entire faculty’s worth of anthropologists in the Middle East. And then back home we can see the decadent civilization that employs their kind to bemoan the West. Vigorous is what America used to be when it was moving west, producing at record rates and becoming a world power.

Decadent is what it is becoming.

  • Alain

    Western civilisation is clearly decadent and coming close to its end without a total change in course. I do not say this with any pleasure but with profound sadness.

    • Something has to give.

      • dance…dancetotheradio

        I hope it’s Jack Nicholson first.
        to be or not to goddamn be

    • UCSPanther

      All civilizations eventually reach a decadence phase, where it is characterized by waste, sloth and shirking of both civic and personal responsibility.

    • MRHapla

      Western Civ? naw,,,,the current admin,,sure. Look at what followed the other ‘collaspes.

      Think metamorphosis,,,,,,otherwise, it’s just too depressing.

  • Somewhere Theodore Dalrymple/Anthony Daniels defines decadence as treating the frivolous as if it were serious, and vice versa.

    • Maurixio Garcia Sanchez

      You are right miss,we can still save our societies,we can give up all materialistic addictions and create a families of happiness

  • jew-b-gone

    Der Ewige Jude- destroyer of civilizations, cast out of most civilized western societies time and time again

  • MRHapla

    “The children now love luxury. They have bad manners, contempt for
    authority; they show disrespect for elders and love chatter in place of


    Nothing new. Western Civ Next.0