American elites perpetrated the democratic crime of foisting two unsavoury characters — Clinton and Trump — on the electorate.
They did it because they were watching their navels rather than attending to policy.
Below is all the evidence required of their selfishness in their personal navel-identity politics, in each case intended to grab more of the good things in life for themselves:
Among Andre Jute
‘s sixty or so books is The Time-Life Conspiracy
, which explains who committed the earlier electoral crime of giving over the politics of ideas to the soundbite universe of television, which at that time didn’t want it. You’ll be surprised at who did it.
*File under “Humor & other BS”
American politics become more bizarre with every election.
What is one to think of a republic so effete that it offers a choice between the wife of one previous president, and the son and brother of two other previous presidents…
Such things usually happen only in banana republics trying to institute an hereditary monarchy.
Andre Jute is a writer and painter. His most recent political thrillers are An Election of Patriots and Eight Days in Washington. He is also the author of the non-fiction best-seller It’s the Economy, Stupid.