On my Facebook page, I posted a screed where I said that the unholy trinity of Hillary / Bernie / Donald was getting to be too much for me, and would people kindly refrain from trying to engage me in bullshit arguments about one of these figures -- or the general election, at least for the time being. Now coming from the electronic fingertips of old new lefty, this is news indeed. If I am anything, I am a political obsessive-- an unfortunate animal that is to politics what those naked…Continue
Given the sorry state of the current presidential primaries, I find my mind drifting to an alternative universe, perhaps one very much like our own. In USA 2.0 all of the candidates have been mushed together into one formidable campaigner running for POTUS on the Democratic ticket.
Put Hillary, Bernie, Trump, and Kasich together and…Continue
I am referring of course, to Hillary Clinton. Reading sites like Counterspin, it's obvious that there are many people who will vote for Bernie Sanders or nothing at all. There are even people who think that Bernie Sanders is a capitalist sellout.
Now as to Hillary, we are talking about the devil incarnate. I, for one, would do absolutely anything to prevent President Drumpf, and so I would be a good little party boy…Continue