Wow, and to think WE were alive to witness this! <golfclap>
---------- Post added 09-22-2009 at 08:51 PM ----------
I got such a kick out of this, I thought I'd quote some of the above-linked article for those not disposed to click through and read it. This is great!
"From the prehistoric Lascaux cave paintings to the stirring symphonies of Mozart to today's hot-dog eating competitions and action films with comical gerbils, culture has descended into a festering pool of mass ignorance," said Yale sociologist Paul Riordan, who has spent his career analyzing western civilization's fall into the depths of depravity. "If our calculations are correct, this complete erosion of all that is enlightened and unique will reach absolute rock bottom on the afternoon of Sept. 25, 2009.
Hahaha! I may print this and put it on my wall.