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But does she even have the vision, never mind the will to go down that path?

the author, Frank Schnittger

Even if he fails, if he doesn't fail miserably he's pointing the way for next time.


But there's no consistency. Yes, he's a racist, a misogynist and has found a ready audience for the most exaggerated spoutings of this.


You can't run around calling women "dogs" and shrieking about your female opponent playing the "woman card" and expect to win the suburbs and exurbs of Philly, DC, Columbus, etc -- where contests in the Upper South and Rust Belt are decided.

Drew J Jones

The faction that won seems to be a nebulous amalgamation of Right Wing bigots, populists, authoritarians, and ignorants ... call them proto-fascists ... united by ressentiments of various sorts: cultural and economic, real and imaginary.

AT in NM

I didn't even know ressentiments was a word ... had to look it up. Great word, too!

But, as Colman wrote, if he doesn't fail miserably, worse may come (someone who is to Trump like Trump is to Dubya).


Now if we could only get some train news. 😉

And since we were talking October surprises, here is the list of event risks from Naked Cpitalism


Were Hillary to actually win and have a Democratic House I would expect her to do all in her power to stall and delay any real progressive agenda that threatened the financial sector and simultaneously demonize and demoralize the progressives until she could shed the burden of having both Houses Democratic, as Obama did between 2008 and 2010.

ARGeezer  aka The Geez

I feel young again ... like it's 10 years ago. Now to round up Jerome, poemless 😝, and where the hell is Mig ... off doing some physics stuff?

Anyway, it takes a Trump disaster to get us all on the same page. Crown Royal, anyone? It's just collecting dust. We'll all need it before December.

They tried to assimilate me. They failed.

by THE Twank (yatta blah blah @ blah.com) on Wed May 11th, 2016 at 02:55:06 PM EST

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