Your elder sister is Samaria, who lived with her daughters to the north of you; and your younger sister, who lived to the south of you, is Sodom with her daughters. You not only followed their ways, and acted according to their abominations; within a very little time you were more corrupt than they in all your ways. As I live, says the Lord GOD, your sister Sodom and her daughters have not done as you and your daughters have done. This was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had pride, excess of food and prosperous ease, but did not aid the poor and needy. They were haughty and did abominable things before me; therefore I removed them when I saw it.
The strongest argument for the existence of Yahweh just might be that He is necessary to explain why America is on the cusp of destruction today. It was only a dozen years ago, folks were talking about the New American Century — as if it were inevitable. But it seems that it sorely pisses off Yahweh when a rich, prideful nation refuses to aid the poor and needy.
“Therefore I removed them when I saw it.”
Quick! Hide the underclass! Ah, too late!