doctor paradox

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are not merely empowered to separate us from discerning fact and fiction. They separate us from debate; civic discourse; meaningful conflict; From coalition-building; compromise; concession. They separate us from each other. Communities seem quaint Common ground, a shifting place Quicksand beneath one's feet We are all swamp things now The eyes ogle, waiting for us to falter -- for sport Our shelf lives grow ever shorter While billionaires transfuse the blood of the young The youth don't want my mid-life crisis It bores them so My tone grates on America's next greats Ideologies wage the fifth world war out on the vast placeless social media savannah Faux fantastical beasts feast upon felled paper tigers One can only hope the most outsized egos Are the biggest dinosaurs When the meteor comes