Picking the best U.S. presidential candidate from a markedly global perspective.

Being a spectator from over the other shore of the Atlantic to all the antics that the U.S. Presidential campaign tends to bring out of an uncomfortably large portion of the candidates is admittedly an entertaining way of killing some time. Come Iowa tomorrow though, the mood is about to get more tense and solemn as events to be unfolding from there on are likely to bear primary importance with far-reaching implications for both the parties and the country.

However, the very moment we fully grasp the stakes that this whole show entails, quickly evaporates what little fun is left to make generous accommodation for despondence. After all, Americans are about to elect one of these people to be President of the Earth.

President of the Earth!? Isn’t it way too pompous and arrogant to say that?

Oh, please. Just lean back and let a couple of facts give you a taste.

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An inescapable connection prompts humankind’s tacit but utter acquiescence to science.

 

 

Picking the best U.S. presidential candidate from a markedly global perspective.

Being a spectator from over the other shore of the Atlantic to all the antics that the U.S. Presidential campaign tends to bring out of an uncomfortably large portion of the candidates is admittedly an entertaining way of killing some time. Come Iowa tomorrow though, the mood is about to get more tense and solemn as events to be unfolding from there on are likely to bear primary importance with far-reaching implications for both the parties and the country.

However, the very moment we fully grasp the stakes that this whole show entails, quickly evaporates what little fun is left to make generous accommodation for despondence. After all, Americans are about to elect one of these people to be President of the Earth.

President of the Earth!? Isn’t it way too pompous and arrogant to say that?

Oh, please. Just lean back and let a couple of facts give you a taste.

Read All

 

An inescapable connection prompts humankind’s tacit but utter acquiescence to science.