Browsing the blog archivesfor the day Thursday, July 30th, 2009

30th Anniversary of Carter’s “Malaise” Speech Greeted With Ambiguous Feeling of Mental and Moral Depression

The 30th anniversary of President Jimmy Carter’s famous “Malaise” speech was greeted with feelings of unease, discomfort,  and indifference. Many Americans who were alive then and watched the speech on TV when asked about the anniversary responded with “I dunno.  I don’t care“, “I would celebrate but my antidepressants sap my energy” and “I’m scared […]

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