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36. It's deja vu all over again.
Sun Mar 29, 2020, 02:47 AM
Mar 2020

The party has been way too soft, walking on eggshells about Bernie, and should've gone in hard on him a long time ago.

His hardcore voters hate Dems and will never vote Dem; it doesn't matter if we kiss their asses or not, it's not going to work, and it only emboldens them to keep damaging Biden and the party like they did to Hillary.

The consolidation of rank-and-file Dem voters behind Biden IMO has as much to do with the Bloomberg camp and James Carville 'going hard' on Bernie during the week leading up to SC and Super Tuesday - as it had to do with Clyburn/Pete/Amy endorsements.

After the FL/AZ/IL primaries gave Biden an insurmountable lead, the party should've gone to Bernie and told him to drop out and endorse Biden, and if he failed to do this and instead wanted to make trouble then the party would have no choice but to unleash the oppo book (largely unused) against him and his wife.

Dems have been too soft and it's coming back to bite us - again.

If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden
With Malice Aforethought [View all] NanceGreggs Mar 2020 OP
+1000 emmaverybo Mar 2020 #1
Hear Hear, Ma'am! The Magistrate Mar 2020 #2
It's the same sour grapes Aquaria Mar 2020 #3
K&R 2naSalit Mar 2020 #4
100%! agree with you. showblue22 Mar 2020 #5
Great post! Turin_C3PO Mar 2020 #6
Excellent analysis.. it's all happening right before us.. we see that Cha Mar 2020 #7
Bernie Slanders MR. ELECTABLE Mar 2020 #8
Amen... comradebillyboy Mar 2020 #9
Me! nt sheshe2 Mar 2020 #10
I will never forget nor forgive the aptly initialed BS... MarianJack Mar 2020 #11
K&R betsuni Mar 2020 #12
Thank you, Nance. calimary Mar 2020 #13
It's time to contact the DNC and tell them: ENOUGH! He sabotaged Clinton; he's sabotaging Biden. NBachers Mar 2020 #14
Preach it, Nance! Hekate Mar 2020 #15
They know it's over, and have decided to go full on scorched earth, and that should be reason.... Tarheel_Dem Mar 2020 #16
Yeah, 'cause their previous Cha Mar 2020 #32
"The truth is that Sanders would rather see Trump re-elected than see anyone other than himself..." NurseJackie Mar 2020 #17
Marvelous, Nance. You have a gift for hitting the COLGATE4 Mar 2020 #18
Kick & highly recommended. William769 Mar 2020 #19
Brava! musette_sf Mar 2020 #20
Kick mcar Mar 2020 #21
Cold, hard truth. Thanks Nance. nolabear Mar 2020 #22
If I Can't Have it, Neither Can You. dalton99a Mar 2020 #23
Great post! Demsrule86 Mar 2020 #24
Truth is truth.. great post Nancy!! Peacetrain Mar 2020 #25
You are exactly correct. MineralMan Mar 2020 #26
Part of me wonders if he's still holding out hope that something will happen to Biden. TwilightZone Mar 2020 #27
Bernie is doing to Biden the same thing he did to Hillary dlk Mar 2020 #28
KICK! Cha Mar 2020 #29
K&R nt Sunsky Mar 2020 #30
Sadly true. nt MH1 Mar 2020 #31
Bernie stands to lose much more than the nomination. Nt oasis Mar 2020 #33
Many of Sanders' behaviors are incompatible with Democratic values Hortensis Mar 2020 #34
Long overdue for DNX to step in & end BS campaign onetexan Mar 2020 #35
Well, he's been been besmirching our identity daily, Hortensis Mar 2020 #38
It's deja vu all over again. radius777 Mar 2020 #36
I like your Bernie Sanders. I do not like your toxic Bernie Bro trolls (who don't understand MATH). LVZ Mar 2020 #37
Thank you Nance. nt kstewart33 Mar 2020 #39
There was the recent poll where 15 percent of Bernie supporters said they would vote for Trump Politicub Mar 2020 #40
This is on Bernie, too treestar Mar 2020 #41
Amen. Scurrilous Mar 2020 #42
Agreed! peggysue2 Mar 2020 #43
I believe this is essentially true, notably the last. Hortensis Apr 2020 #44
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