What's odd, though, is that it come from the GOP, now - it use to come from the far-left, liberal camp. . . the whole "This isn't MY America as I was raised to see it." and so on.
And I think it's unwise to chastise Europe - when you look at our nation's recent century of history - they ARE the reason why we "are #1" (according to mass numbers of patriots on all sides of the issues).