In a classic move that plays to the worst instincts of the party that calls itself Democratic (the way North Korea calls itself a Democratic People’s Republic), liberal columnists and advice-givers began calling last week for the third presidential debate to be canceled.
Democrat strategist and former Obama point man David Axelrod is suggesting that Clinton reconsider whether she should show up for the third face-off with Trump.
At the Washington Post, Colbert King decried any further need for discussion.
Why debase the presidency in this way? Perverse entertainment? TV ratings? …
What gets us nowhere is the brawling, the insults and the bombasts, the lying gutter sniping that Trump brings to the debate.
Actually, what gets us nowhere is liberal columnists spewing insults and engaging in the kind of intellectual dishonesty the left specializes in when it comes to supporting what they call “democracy.” The faults of the presidential election of 2016 can only be laid at Donald Trump’s door, of course, because he’s the Republican in the race challenging Hillary.