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Response to shanny (Reply #119)

Wed Feb 20, 2019, 12:56 AM

120. Wow. Look at how worked up you are.

"America has been suffering" AKA white males are just now really starting to suffer in ways similar to how everyone else has since the founding and before - so all of the sudden it's an emergency and we have to do something right now I say!!! Guess what? Welcome to the party boys. Instead of just throwing rocks from the margins, Democrats have been the ones doing the heavy lifting, the real work necessary to make progress for decades now. Glad you could join us.

Obama to Trump voters? You do realize voting for a black man doesn't mean you're not a racist. Hell, Ben Carson is a racist and he's a freakin black guy. In Utah, women are more sexist against women than the men, so voting for a black guy is kinda like "but I have a black friend," (or my mother-in-law but I digress) mmkay?

Trump on healthcare: "I'm going to fix healthcare and it's going to be so easy" is not running to anybody's left, it's not even running on the same planet.

Isolationism and nostalgia for an antiquated ideal of an America that never was is not "left," it's delusional.

Introspection has led us to a deep and rich bed of proven, unabashed Democrats who are fresh, young and have an amazing opportunity to capture the Obama coalition and more, without the baggage of a bitter loss. Sanders was not, cannot, will not ever be the inheritor of that coalition. His unfortunate decision to put himself before the greater good - again, can only dilute, divide, weaken and damage our eventual nominee.


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