The Washington Post has an infuriating but absolutely accurate OP written by Greg Sergeant about the coming erasure of Trump's disastrous tenure. We're already hearing the initial strains of the attempt with familiar echoes: the debt, the deficit, the extremist Left. What is infuriating is that this ploy isn't new and has worked in the past. Think the Bush/Cheney lost years and the transferred accountability to Obama's Administration.
And just to get your blood pressure up, here's a quote from the odious Lindsey Graham:
Our problem is tone, their problem is policy, Mr. Graham said of the two parties. Weve both got to overcome problems, but I like our chances better because we can act better and its harder for them to legislate differently.
When Trump is no longer in office theres going to be less focus on personality and What did he tweet today, what did he say today? predicted Senator John Cornyn of Texas, adding, hopefully, that Democrats would soon struggle with internal divisions in a Tea Party moment akin to what Republicans faced a decade ago.
These fuckers are already mapping out the displacement of accountability, the mass amnesia they're hoping to conjure up.
We need to be prepared with an antidote in messaging because this is just as toxic and damaging as Trump. Maybe more so.
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