Did you know that Stirling has written another post?

Run! Last one there is a Euro-federalist!

UPDATE: See? I told you you should read it. Yet another mind-blowing “I shoulda thought of that” moment:

Television became the future in 1960, but it would only be king in 1968, when the turmoil of Chicago would produce an iconic moment, one which the Republicans would exploit to win all but three of the 10 Presidential elections: the Democrats as unable to keep control of the forces unleashed by the pop era. Americans elected Republicans to slow down the social and economic consequences of the very things they were buying, and to provide the oil to keep buying them.