The American Empire lasted from 1945 to 2008. In historical time and in Warhol time that is 15 minutes. America ’s day as top superpower is over. And it is time for us to rethink our identity and our ‘destiny’. We should be thinking now in terms of ‘eternity’, that is, what can the United States of America give to the world? We ought to ask ourselves, what do we want to be known for in history thousands of years from now?