I must confess that I have found the events of the last few weeks mighty unsettling, for what they mean not just for the US and the world economy, but the possible implications for geopoltics and our own political processes. We are seeing big shifts along a lot of major fault lines.
I found this to be a bit of a pick-me-up. It is from an odd film of the 1970s, O Lucky Man, directed by Lindsay Anderson (of If fame) with Malcolm McDowell.
The movie uses the device of cutting away from action to the band, making it a Greek chorus that provides cynical observations about modern life in deceptively upbeat-sounding songs. But the theme song for the movie seems a good reminder right now: