Barry SCHWARTZ (Barijo ŜVARC) (chemoelectric) wrote,
Barry SCHWARTZ (Barijo ŜVARC)
chemoelectric

I find this funny

A couple of years ago, Glenn Greenwald declared the House majority-Democrat for as far as the eye could see, and then, once Barack Obama assumed office, proceeded to test his own theory destructively.

What I see as having happened, in large part, is that some influential people, seeing Democratic majorities into the distant future, and in particular seeing the phantom of a Senate super-duper-majority, became mad with power, unquenchably demanding, and impossible to work with. Too little got done in the last couple of years, largely because of power mad, reptilian-brained ‘liberals’.

It’s not so much the stereotype, that ‘liberals’ are perfectionist; I think it is more the kind of power-hunger that got the Republicans tossed out a few years ago. The hunger exists on both sides (even if not in the same degree).
Subscribe

  • My tweets

    Tue, 12:31: RT @ AngryBlackLady: Why is it the libertarian assholes ALWAY bring up the crack/cocaine sentence disparity w/ me? Like drugs are…

  • My tweets

    Mon, 20:01: @ Floridaline Sort of. I think tomorrow he’s going to meet his first Italian American who doesn’t support Mussolini. :) Mon,…

  • My tweets

    Sun, 15:39: My Kindle seems to like regular web-embedded fonts, though not the Google Web Fonts API. Mon, 08:54: CrudFactory.com reworked;…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments