This is a great day for American democracy, anticipated more than a year ago in (CNN) ‘Something has changed’: Stelter on Trump and Fox relationship.
This outcome may be viewed as a cynical measure to reduce future liability. But morally average people purchase only as much morality as they can easily afford.
“Red Rupert”, who at Cambridge kept a bust of Lenin in his room, may have found his affordable epiphany.
Multiple factors augur a 2024 win for Dems:
- Abortion rights. See Repeal of Roe Versus Wade; the Beginning of a Republican Decline.
- January 6.
- Trump anathema to independents.
- Lack of a Trump alternative.
- Felony prosecutions of Trump et al.
When Cardinal Richelieu died in 1642, a contemporary observed,
“If there is no Hell, he has lived a very good life.”