Sunday, September 15, 2019
The Truth about America's Democrats and Socialism
Here is an absolutely wonderful ad that calls the Democrats out for their support of socialism. It's narrated by Elizabeth Heng, whose parents barely escaped death at the hands of the Pol Pot regime. Scoundrels such as Comrades Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders, Warren, and the rest are outraged.
Of course they are -- this hits way too close to home for them. It names what is in their minds and hearts. They say "Sweden," but think "Venezuela, Cuba, USSR." I have never before seen an American political campaign where the candidates of one party talk about what ruin they will visit on their political opponents if they win. Gun confiscation, wealth confiscation, draconian taxes, forced changes in diets, outlawing of automobiles, abolishing entire industries...
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Chaos, Julie, and I wrapped up our summer activities in Montana and successfully migrated back to Michigan, where I've been rather busy. August was actually rather eventful, as I completed my 48th ultramarathon at the HURL Elkhorn 52K, half an hour faster than in 2018 at that. Our trip to Michigan included an extra day in Michigan's beautiful UP, where Julie photographed the rather dramatic Big Spring, Kitch-iti-kipi, and I celebrated my birthday with a run along Lake Michigan followed by suitable quantities of UP beer and pasties.
Since then, another big event was the Woodstock Hallucination 100 miler. (Race report to follow.)
Unforeseen Contingencies, back in action!