TUESDAY, MAY 11, 2021
Kevin Drum gets it right: We may discuss Kevin Drum's new post in more detail at some point, but we especially recommend this one observation:
"As near as I can tell, progressives are willing to support any idea that's completely hopeless."
In Drum's post, examples follow. Taken literally, that assessment isn't completely fair, but it comes somewhat close.
Progressives will support any idea that's completely hopeless? To the extent that Drum's claim has merit, we'll recommend that you ask yourself this:
How is it that we keep telling ourselves—and everyone else—that we're the ones who are bright? Might it possibly make some sense to scale back our loud self-regard?