At the eleventh hour it seems Obama has rung round and rallied the establishment troops behind…a guy whose mental capabilities are degenerating to such a degree that he regularly fails to string sensible sentences together and forgets where he is or what office he’s competing for.
Now, assuming for the sake of argument that Biden can be wrapped around and protected from public exposure, and assuming illusions around his mental competence survive any further Democratic primary debates such that he’s anointed the next Democratic Party contender for President – the result is five more years of Donald Trump. It’s that basic.
Democratic grifters are only concerned with whatever institutional power they can cling to. Five more years of Trump is good for business. Their gravy train come off the rails in the case of a Sanders Presidency.
That’s the sum total of their deliberations.
Thousands of Americans can die every year for want of access to basic health care. Hundreds of thousands of Americans can hunker down to sleep on the streets every night. Hundreds of thousands can go bankrupt because of medical costs. Hundreds of thousands can forego education or drown under student debt – and that’s all okay.
Democratic Party grifters have natural allies in the shape of corporate America (their pay masters). Pharmaceutical/oil/insurance corporations are gleefully funding attack ads to prevent a Bernie Sanders Presidency, while corporate media spins… and spins… and spins.
At the state level, polling stations will continue to be closed or their locations changed at the last minute (eg – Texas and S. Carolina), and more counts will be suspect (eg – Iowa), but hey – all that and more is what happens when elites of an entrenched status quo are threatened.
For them , it’s not about beating Trump. It’s only about defeating Bernie Sanders and keeping the working class in its proper place.
Hell. Even Tucker Carlson gets it.