While everyone is going through their mental gymnastics bitching about their political and ethnic differences this reality is largely going unnoticed. This country better get it's act together quickly. Start working with each and other on the "REAL" problems facing us. If not, none of this bellyaching divisivness will very much matter if we all go down the tubes together with little food or water in 1/3 of the country.
Once there was a time surrounding the Egytian pyramids fields were lush and green. Time and again past civilizations were driven from their lands when they became no longer viable. Don't think for a moment it can't happen here. The earth is an ever changing place favoring no one.