While Greensboro's government is doing its best to push for economic benefits for City Council member's 'friends' and tax everyone else to pay for the legislated larges with higher water and sewer rates, they clearly arn't expecting the coming taxpayer revolt.
Our compromised press will seem shocked when it happens, despite what is clearly an unprecedented level of class, wealth, religious, educational, age, gender and racial division in Greensboro.
Greensboro's class divide is too wide.
The French Revolution carried the same words of caution: "no one could have foreseen the turbulent times ahead on one spring day in 1770."
Replace Versailles with modern day Greensboro, and the "crowds of the royal court" with the "0.001%", and one can easily see why 'nobody' can foresee that which in retrospect will have been all too obvious, only not 250 years ago, but this very moment.
So for those who would prefer to learn from the past which they may have forgotten as they follow every tick higher in the stock 'market', here is NatGeo's documents on the French Revolution.
Documentary The French Revolution - History Channel Documentary HD