” Let the record reflect: the American people are a bunch of suckers. “


” Even a cursory run through American history shows exceptionalism has been used to justify bloodshed, oppression, and profit. “


” American history is not clean. “


” We, America, elected Trump. Putin didn’t do it, nor the trolls in St. Petersburg with their zillions of busy bots. They may well have plucked certain strings in the national psyche – played us like a dimestore ukulele – but we were keen to be plucked. “


” The American identity is mind-bogglingly various. “



All 5 Ben Fountain Quotes about America in picture


Let the record reflect: the American people are a bunch of suckers.
Even a cursory run through American history shows exceptionalism has been used to justify bloodshed, oppression, and profit.
American history is not clean.
We, America, elected Trump. Putin didn
The American identity is mind-bogglingly various.

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