Bernie Sanders is disgusted by Bloomberg’s spending. Is Bern disgusted by the $2.5 million Bloomberg spent to elect gun reform Democrats in VA? Oh wait. Bern voted FOR the NRA and gun manufacturers.
The election is a referendum on Trump. Only the pundit class thinks it’s about something else.
Trump embodies the political and moral depravity of the Republican Party post-1965. He’s a terrific spectacle.
Trump’s handing out participation trophies now (to Jon Voight).
John Bolton is back on Twitter. Old porn stach is a welcome reminder of earlier, more decadent times.
Jacobin magazine says the all woman moderator panel at the recent debate was a defeat for feminism.
Indeed. Better to have male moderators pose bloviating questions about Evo Morales than to have female moderators pose serious questions about the defense of reproductive rights which matter to the Democratic Party electorate.
The working class is no longer all that. The shift from a production to a consumption economy means “class” means buying power and lifestyle, not what happens at the point of production.
Putin is behind the current chaos, for sure.
The next crisis will be caused by Glenn Greenwald.
Only Michael Tracey is more livid at Fiona Hill than Gym Jordan.
Only Michael Tracey is more upset than Trump at the news coverage of Ukrainegate hearings.
If Mike Pompeo rolled down a mountain, he would cause a landslide.
How will China’s economy develop without property theft?
The “Trump the Peacemaker” narrative from the anti-HRC front is evergreen.
John Bolton is from the Neocon/New American Centurions set that dominated GW Bush’s foreign policy (under Darth Cheney). While extremely dangerous, the NAC were not religious whack jobs like Pompeo and others who surround Trump now (under Mike Pence).
Pompeo believes in The Rapture.
Bolton believes in military adventurism.
Trump is the messiah for uneducated men.
If alt right incels claim paddington bear, does that make the fictional bear political?
Anti-Biden mania is peaking. It’s a true test of political pundit power.
Re Felicity Huffman: the professional outragetariat are overjoyed — she’s going to the pokey — and appalled — only for 14 days — at the same time.