one last loop

In the month since Iowa held its caucus, I’ve been up … Obama vs. McCain — it might actually happen. How refreshing would it be to choose between two truly decent candidates, neither of whom is grounded in the politics of petty partisanship? I typically resist such unguarded optimism, but, for one night at least, the future looks bright. I’ll savor it while I can. and I’ve been down: Time to face facts and fuck optimism: We’re stuck with Hillbot and Romneytron 3000 (tip of the cap to Al Kosa). The pod people have won. We’ll either have a president so white…