Strangely prophetic ... except for the part about how hiring Cutcliffe would destroy the program for a decade. If the OP simply had changed his argument to "not hiring Cutcliffe will destroy the program for the next decade", he would've been spot-on.
What are we made of? Our fathers came across the prairies, fought Indians, fought drought, fought locusts, fought Dix... remember when Richard Dix came in here and tried to take over this town? Well, we didn't give up then, and by gum, we're not going to give up now!