He said he just couldn’t ignore all the bad stuff and get behind the relentless rah-rah optimism of the Obama re-election campaign. “I just can’t overlook what he’s done foreign-policy-wise: The kill list, the gruesome killing of Osama bin Laden, the rapes, the tortures, and the never-ending drone attacks in the Pakistani tribal areas. Am I supposed to ignore my conscience just because Obama is good on ‘social issues’ like abortion and gays getting married?”
We drank more whiskey and talked about how things just seem to be getting worse and worse.
—Dispatches from the Democratic National Convention

He said he just couldn’t ignore all the bad stuff and get behind the relentless rah-rah optimism of the Obama re-election campaign. “I just can’t overlook what he’s done foreign-policy-wise: The kill list, the gruesome killing of Osama bin Laden, the rapes, the tortures, and the never-ending drone attacks in the Pakistani tribal areas. Am I supposed to ignore my conscience just because Obama is good on ‘social issues’ like abortion and gays getting married?”

We drank more whiskey and talked about how things just seem to be getting worse and worse.

Dispatches from the Democratic National Convention

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