Oh, no, wait a minute… yeah, we’re in Kansas. We must be, if Rick Santorum won the GOP primary. We’re in the Kansas that Thomas Frank asked what’s the matter with. The Kansas that used to be full of aggressive progressive-populist farmers a little over a century ago.
There are many, many people who have righteous reasons for not supporting President Obama for re-election; indeed, I am one of them. But there’s no accounting for people who run to a radical right-wing zealot who apparently has the brains of a fundamentalist preacher.
What’s wrong… aren’t there any genuine conservatives running for president? No? Oh. Well, that’s completely different. <emily‑litella> Never mind! </emily‑litella>