“This is the presidential moment. If you submit to government by extortion, government by tantrum, what’s to stop these guys from doing it again in two months?”
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Just a note: That Obama is black and this has driven every racist – closet and otherwise – around the bend is not the same thing as Obama somehow ‘dividing the country on race’. You know what divides the country on race? Racists. Maybe some folks were just a lot more comfortable when they didn’t have to look their racism in the face and could pretend everything was just fine and dandy. It doesn’t make it so.
The right wing isn’t just threatening to take hostages in their battle against healthcare/government/scary brown people. Now they’re looking to shoot those hostages, even if the hostages are their own.
Snowden not a whistleblower, but a defector. Staying in Russia harms whatever cause he claims to have. Not the ‘master of his own narrative’.