Who Is the Gloomiest in the Land?

Do not allow yourself to be depressed, when discussing the American election, when your friends compete with one another as to who is the gloomiest. There is an intoxicating delight in accusing others of being naïve optimists.

Resist the temptation! Remain sober!

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4 responses to “Who Is the Gloomiest in the Land?

  1. Elisabeth Ecker

    Easier said than done!

  2. mike holliday

    Don’t mind being optimistic, but staying sober is not on my radar.

  3. Where on earth are you finding “naïve optimists” in the context of the American election?! I am in the US at the moment and everybody I talk to is either crazy with anger, seriously depressed, or terrified.

  4. Which ones do we accuse of being naïve optimists? I’m gonna try it, and will report back…