Advice From A Doctor
by Paul Snitzer
“But the next time you’re bombarded with over-the-top claims about how our country is doomed or the world is coming apart at the seams, brush off the cynics and fearmongers. Because the truth is, if you had to choose any time in the course of human history to be alive, you’d choose this one. Right here in America, right now.”
These words were written in October 2016, by President Barack Obama, in an article he wrote for “Wired” magazine that it published under the title “Barack Obama: Now Is the Greatest Time to Be Alive.”
Would former President Obama stand by this thesis today, almost four years after what must have been a very bitter day for him on November 8, 2016, and five plus months after the discovery of a new virus turned the world upside down, inflicting death and suffering on many hundreds of thousands, causing massive unemployment in a record period of time as society shutdown all nonessential business activity, and ending the longest bull market in US history?