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Saturday, September 10, 2011

SIC TRANSIT GLORIA MUNDI

Well, that was short. Bachmann is now toast, so I guess it no longer matters that her husband is a transparently gay gay-hater. Perry is a far more dangerous character, but he too may not last the month. I have seen a good many strange election cycles, but this is far and away the weirdest.

4 comments:

Michael said...

Perhaps we can designate days of prayer for Perry not to become the Republican candidate. On the other hand, that was an abject failure when Perry did it about the Texas wildfires.

High Arka said...

Why does election speculation always remind me of the Superbowl pre-game show?

And why are things always the same after the game ends?

Marinus said...

Huh, what happened? I'm in New Zealand, so I've just gotten up this morning, saw this in my RSS feed, and wondered 'what did that woman do now?' But a search of internet news only reveals a lot of people starting to wonder whether her candidacy is over. Did she do something stupid overnight, impolitely waiting till I was asleep, robbing me of an opportunity for schadenfreude?

Robert Paul Wolff said...

Nope, nope. I am just catching up after coming to Paris