Audio Attitude Exploring situational influence on attitude and behavior.

July 31, 2008

Attitude of Spite

Filed under: america,ames,attitude,campaign,politics,situation,spite — Brian @ 6:09 pm

…The left won’t accept this awful truth about the American soul, a beast that they believe they can fix “if only the people knew the Truth.”

But what if the Truth is that Americans don’t want to know the Truth? What if Americans consciously choose lies over truth when given the chance—and not even very interesting lies, but rather the blandest, dumbest and meanest lies?…

Put your ear to the ground in this country, and you’ll hear the toxic spite churning. It’s partly the result of commercial propaganda and sexual desperation—a desperation far more common than is admitted…

Please read the full stunning article. How does the situation influence American attitudes during election cycles like the one we are in today? Written four years ago for the New York Press by Mark Ames it is as hot a read today.

Thank you Scott for pointing me to the article.

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