Everybody has his own story about when the wheels came off. Nobody argues that everything is fine. Elvis has definitely left the building. So has Jesus and Marilyn and Buddha and Bruce Hampton.
As nearly as I can remember, the last time that we had four years of peace was under President Jimmy Carter. We still make fun of him.
We're down to Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Fats Domino and two Beatles.
Raise heroes. We need them.