Thursday, September 6, 2012
The Wrong Questions
Okay, it isn't really fair to say the Reagan and Carville were wrong. In terms of the cynical strategies of seeking election, both men are spot on and zero in directly on a predecessor's "weakness." But what were once campaign strategies are now philosophical benchmarks that people parrot and take seriously completely outside of election language, and because of that, they have done us a great disservice. That's what their words have reduced us too and, even worse, we've allowed that to happen.
Am I better off than I was four years ago? Hell, no. I'm four years closer to death. What are you going to do about that, Mr. Nominee?