Category Archives: Resistance Rebellion And Death

South Korea as a Baseline for the U.S.: The Soft Bigotry of Low Expectations

Or ‘nuking the goalposts’ if you prefer. After yesterday’s daily attempt by Il Trumpe to hide the greatest dereliction of duty by a president* in my lifetime (for perspective, I’m not young, and there have been some real doozies during … Continue reading

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He’s Just an Exponential Threat

Il Trumpe has even gone to court to try to stop this ad–all hail President SLAPP: Kidding aside, if he had done his job competently–and he was warned–we likely wouldn’t be in the mess we are in today. But he … Continue reading

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Now Is the Worst Possible Time for Democrats to Be Gormless

Though, admittedly, it comes naturally to them. I have no idea if either the mythical Obama or the actual Obama would have been able to halt the spread of COVID-19. Nor would I expect Obama–or a President Clinton or Sanders–to … Continue reading

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How Is This Not Impeachable?

This is well beyond Ukraine, or even what would have been an easy case had Democrats chosen to pursue it, emoluments in terms of the damage it could do (boldface mine): GROSS: Trump has made it clear he wants low … Continue reading

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Fear Is Making Democrats Stupid: We Got What We Wished For

With Bloomberg doing well in some polls, it’s very disheartening to see how MSNBC and a couple of other news organizations (along with some online sites down the internet food chain) have made Democrats so reactive and fearful, some are … Continue reading

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Democrats Should Have Gone After Emoluments

And other forms of monetary corruption. The case is so obvious even the liberal New Republic Jonathan Chait can see it (boldface mine): Meanwhile Trump is engaged in massive personal, ongoing corruption. The Washington Post has obtained Secret Service receipts … Continue reading

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Republicans Will Ratf*ck Democrats from the Left

Last week, Amanda Marcotte made a very good prediction that conservatives will attack Democrats from the left, not the right. After all, they did that with Social Security, after New Democrats, including Obama and Biden, tried to cut it in … Continue reading

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