For Democrats, the galvanized Republicans and their full embrace of Trump, including his broad character flaws, it makes it easy to say, “They are who we thought they were.” Democrats have to also say, “we had them and we let them off the hook.”
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Don’t ask when the next recession will come. Trust me, nobody knows. I can tell you that the consensus — among those who don’t actually know — is at some point in 2020, probably in time to liven up the presidential election.
I want to be clear: Pete Buttigieg is a lying motherfucker.
All Democrats have to do is be marginally reasonable, and they can't even do that. They shouldn't be surprised when another election passes them by.
President Trump’s long-running embrace of Russia and its president, Vladimir Putin, has been taken up recently by some of his staunchest Republican supporters, who have publicly sided with Moscow over Ukraine, an American ally, in comments they subsequently disavowed or dismissed as jokes.
Trump-GOP corporate giveaways and tax cuts for the rich are an affront to hard-working Americans. People like me and Bloomberg should back a wealth tax.