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The Boomer and the Butt

If it’s blockbuster entertainment you’re after this holiday season, rely on America to provide it. Regardless of the expected impeachment of Donald Trump in the House of Representatives overnight, the result is a foregone conclusion (the Republican-controlled Senate will not convict).

But for real suspense, there’s still Thursday’s Democratic Party primary debate. Phantom menace Michael Bloomberg won’t be there, but the four skywalkers are all lined up: Darth Joe Biden, Princess Elizabeth Warren, Bernie “may the Force be with you” Sanders, and young Padawan Pete Buttigieg.

Emperor Clinton is nowhere to be seen – for now.

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“It has been said that democracy is the worst form of Government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time; but there is the broad feeling in our country that the people should rule, continuously rule, and that public opinion, expressed by all constitutional means, should shape, guide, and control the actions of Ministers who are their servants and not their masters.”

— Winston Churchill, in Parliament, 1947