The really sad part in all this is I believe too many Americans are either unaware, in denial of the present reality, too busy embracing mindless distractions or eking out a living just to survive.
That's exactly where our plutocratic oligarchs want us to be.
Go ahead wave the flag. But fly it upside down indicating our country in distress.
 "From Spy to Source to Convict, Former CIA Officer is the First to Face Prison for a Leak to a Reporter", by Scott Shane, "The New York Times", January 6, 2013.