Excellent article from the Washington Monthly showing how Democrats are actually better unified, better organized and more politically successful than reported in the media. It brings up an excellent point about how Democrats are more often than not their own worst enemy. If Republicans suffer from hubris bordering on megalomania, Democrats have such low political "self-esteem" they often don't realize how well they are actually doing. Add to that, constant media reinforcement about how "disorganized" and "clueless" they are and, well, you get the idea.
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Just a simple Cherokee trial lawyer, Barkman has been forcing his opinions on others in print since, for reasons that passeth understanding, he was an unsuccessful candidate for state representative in 2002. His philosophy: "If people had wanted me to be nice, they should've voted for me."