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Western civilization down the drain

Reader comment on item: Shaken Out of Complacency by COVID-19?

Submitted by myth (Germany), Apr 11, 2020 at 15:42

It seems to me the wider population traded rule of law, democracy, civil liberties for nothing but precisely one item. This item is toilet paper. Toilet paper shines as the culmination of all the achievements of Western civlization. Just as toilet paper does, Western civilization goes down the drain.


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