He's like a bad magician. We are all on to his tricks. They are obvious and poorly executed. Why bother participating?
The learning curve resulting from the 2000 election, however, was pretty steep. I learned that, for the left, presidential politics isn't about ideological purity. It can't be. We will always lose on that front. Presidential politics is chess in which your every move is premised on your endgame.
No, I'm not being sarcastic, and Democrats need to listen because I'm telling them why there will be no Blue Wave in 2018, and why Trump will be taking the Oath again in 2021.