Before I can go forward with this blog post, I have to make a couple of confessions and apologies. I have been known to make fun of vegetarians in my life. I’m sorry. For real, regardless of your reasons for being a vegetarian or a vegan, I’m sorry for being an asshole. I have also … Continue reading 90% Less Beef
In my previous post, I addressed objections that are often brought up as barriers to supporting Buttigieg in the primary. I am embarrassed to say that I forgot one of the most important ones. Buttigieg is not a person of color or a woman.
I have already talked about most of the core reasons why Mayor Pete Buttigieg has my vote in the Democratic Presidential primary. Today I want to address the objections.
I like her. I trust her. If a zombie apocalypse were upon us, I would be entirely comfortable with her in charge.
Biden does not have my vote in the primary, and it would take something pretty major to change my mind on that.
I have no reason not to like Castro as a Democratic Presidential nominee. I just wish he wasn't quite so boring in interviews.
Michael Bennet was a surprise. I did not expect that I would be very interested in what he had to say.
I found him to be reasonable, relatively intelligent, and a bit overly sincere. (The guy has a heart-tugging story for everything.)
After about 40 minutes with Tim Ryan, my first impression is that I am not at all a fan. Maybe Tim Ryan was having a bad day. Maybe *I* was having a bad day. But with a large field, I’m not interested in spending more time with him.
I spent about an hour listening to the WMUR interview and town hall with 2020 Democratic candidate and former Governor John Hickenlooper on my drive to work. After arriving to work, I wrote down three notes: - Okay ideas on policing and education- Foreign policy?- Painful to listen to. The last note is self-explanatory. In … Continue reading John Hickenlooper: Déjà vu