Does anybody else have a sense of waiting for the other shoe to drop?
NATO and US inventories of "smart weapons" depleted and five-to-seven years to bring inventories back up IF we stop shipment to Ukraine.
China sabre-rattling over Taiwan.
US men of an age to provide military service are too fat, too stupid, too drugged-up or too masculine or too emotionally fragile to serve.
US to magically reconstitute herself into a manufacturing powerhouse overnight because "robots". I spent many years working around robots. They come with limitations.
Meanwhile, Mother Nature continues to do her thing.
I hope I am wrong.
On a more humorous note
I had my teeth cleaned this morning. Stephanie, the dental hygenist, is a chatty one. She told me that she started taking music lessons now that they are empty-nesters.
That is when Dueling Banjos floated to the top of her play-list.
It was the first time I had my teeth cleaned in 8 minutes and 23 seconds.