On this day in 1865, Abraham Lincoln was laid to rest in his hometown of Springfield, Ill.
One hundred and 51 years later, Honest Abe is spinning in his grave.
Ordinarily I dismiss the “both sides do it” argument, but I think in this case we might agree that while the Pachyderms are the primary architect of this clusterfuck, the Donks share the blame for morphing into Republican Lite in the decades since Nixon flogged McGovern.
When both sides of the aisle focus on making themselves and their benefactors comfy-cozy as the working stiffs enjoy another tasty plate of shit soufflé, this is what you get.
I remember a snarky slogan from my faux-hippie days that seemed funny at the time: “America: Fix It or Fuck It.”
Coming to a ballot box near you in November 2016.