.... IT'S  THE  WORST  OF  TIMES,  BEST  OF  TIMES ....

.... THE  WORST  OF  TIMES ....
 ENDLESS  WAR  IN  THE  MIDDLE  EAST,  KILLER  COPS,
 COP  KILLERS,  NATIONAL  SPIRITUAL  BANKRUPTCY,
 EPIDEMIC  DRUG  ABUSE,  HOPELESS  AND  DESPERATE
 PEOPLE  COMMITTING  UNPRECEDENTED  ACTS  OF
 VIOLENCE,  LIVING  LIVES  OF  MEANINGLESS  EXISTENCE,
 DYSFUNCTIONAL  PEOPLE  FILLING  JAILS,  ETC.


.... THE  BEST  OF  TIMES ....    
 FREEDOM  OF  SPEECH,  RELIGION,  ETC,  UNLIMITED
 ACCESS  TO  KNOWLEDGE,  OPPORTUNE  TIME  FOR
 NATIONAL  SPIRITUAL  REVIVAL,  THE  GREATEST  AND
 MOST  WONDERFUL  COMMUNICATION  AND  SOCIAL
 NETWORKING  SYSTEM  THE  WORLD  HAS  EVER  KNOWN


....
''RACCOON''  JOHN  SMITH  SPEAKS  TO  US  TODAY ....