The Nixon/McGovern race is literally the only political lesson liberal boomers ever learned, and the fact that they've been applying it unchanged for 48 years is a big part of why we live in this dystopian hell-world.

@gcupc Yes. That was the basis for "third way" politics, and the wholesale gutting of the left wing of the democratic party (such as it is) for decades.

@stackingstones Literally just saw a lib say that Trump wants Sanders as an opponent because it would be like Nixon vs. McGovern.

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