decline and fall of the roman empire

The Full Flowering of Western Decadence

It’s a curious — or perhaps not so curious — aspect of human nature: the insistence on spreading one’s pathology, of co-opting others in one’s sickness, this as a means of attempting to validate that one isn’t sick. How can one be off if everybody else is in sync with you?

  • mauser 98

    ..fat dumb and happy,, easy pickens

    “Western Civilization and Islam are irreconcilable”

  • Cat-astrophe

    Great article. The lessons of cultural self loathing have done their job.
    I think Self destruction is actually quite common, it only makes sense that group think would or could manifest the with the same intensity for an entire culture, especially considering the amount of work done to get society in the right frame of mind to buy it.