It’s not a debate: last night was a hot mess.
Can you believe it’s the start of debate season already? It feels like just yesterday that Tim Pawlenty refused to attack Mitt Romney on stage (Obomneycare!), prompting him to lose the Iowa Straw Poll to Michelle Bachman and thus be driven from the race before even a single caucus or primary. Right? Wasn’t that exciting? Right?
Maybe too real?
If I could define the US as a character, I’d say it is a trust fund brat.
“Let me tell you, I’m a really smart guy.”
Look, it’s still really early. And as I’m writing this, there are already something like two dozen Republican candidates all vying for their party’s nomination. Nobody’s expecting you to be familiar with everyone in the field.
How to ruin a relationship in 5 words.
It is the leader of this crumbling economy that starry-eyed and stir-crazy conservatives were so eager to praise throughout the last two years.
Politics is always hypocritical but rarely is it so unashamed and predictable.
5. Spend time with those who are different.