Fall in love, fall in line

Posted in dem primary, oh FFS by yliza on April 15, 2008

The common political wisdom states that the primaries are the time for falling in love, while the general election is the time for falling in line. So we fall in love with our chosen primary candidate, but agree to support whomever wins the Democratic nomination.

Normally I wouldn’t have a problem with that. This is probably the most important presidential election of my lifetime, and I worry what this country will look like after 4 more years of Republican rule. And six months ago, I would have had no problem casting my vote for Hillary Clinton.

Not anymore. At some point, you have to stand up and say “No more.” (more…)