Daily Archives: December 13, 2017

I woke up in a different world

I went to bed without the confirmation that Doug Jones will be the next Senator from Alabama, then because I took my meds on top of being exhausted I didn’t wake up until 1700 and the news that Moore still hadn’t accepted the results of the election and that the Republicans who cast write-in votes rather than vote for a child molester were the deciding vote in the election. That’s right, the 1.7% of Republicans with actual morals were the deciding factor in that there were more of their votes than the margin of victory.

So thank [$DEITY] for Republicans with stronger morals than party loyalty. And equal thanks for the massive turnout of Black voters, or the small number of Republicans with morals would have been swamped by the ones without morals. But as it turned out the combination of Black voters and Republicans with morals beat people who would rather vote for a child molester than a Democrat. And if that’s not a case for the dissolution of political parties…