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I thought there was some sort of a plan. Slide Sir Biden the Blank into office, accomplish awful things, pile it on his back and drive him into the desert to clear the path for Harris the Harpy — the unelected giving way to the unelectable. I wonder if that’s what we’re seeing, though. I can’t make much of a case — this is just another way of looking at the same problem.
Heaven and particularly Hell know that the DNC and the DLC split played a great part in Democrat politics for the last twenty years. Whether the Clinton DLC is still a thing is anybody’s guess — my guess is it was quietly folded more directly into the Clinton crime family’s pay-for-play apparatus, the Clinton Global Initiative, and so forth. Why maintain an auditable organization once you have your unauditable scam running?
So faction is not new to the left. With the Squad types ranging the far left — delivering effective fire into the squishy left without being hit — the more conventional socialist operators like Pelosi and Schiff, and the crazy-but-not-Squad loons like Waters and Jackson Lee have their own fights going on internally and of course externally. Naturally, they can count on the weakest Republicans for support in their more lucrative schemes — thanks for the Infraporkulus, guys!
The Democrats now own every last stick of furniture in Washington DC. What’s left to do but fight amongst themselves? Fauci may be a puppet, but he’s a canny character. He currently wears the ring that others must kiss, but he does not own it. He has the power to make socialist dreams come true, which is of course happening. We have lockdowns (control), masks (conditioning), mandatory injections (money), and towering welfare “COVID relief” spending (dependency). Soon, we will have internal passport control and an increasingly rationalized surveillance operation. The fascists of the last century are smacking their foreheads at the miraculous power of the fascism of this century. Government and Big [insert industry] working together to control and track the masses. No need to oppress the people when they will pay to have it done, and complain when they cannot have it. Genius.
So Fauci is the uneasy rider of the most powerful but most fickle horse in a field of many. The Defense establishment knows to mostly keep its head low — too obvious. The Defense purge is internal, limited to the DoD. NSA-flavored entities and Google-flavored companies (to include Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, and more) have teamed up to operate the infrastructure that matters, and upon which the rest of government and business run. The FBI functions increasingly as a secret police, selectively enforcing laws and diktats against political enemies of the current fascist regime.
CNN (state media) ran an apparently authorized hit piece on Harris. Can’t say what’s actually going on there. Is it White-House-approved to get rid of her, or Congress-approved to rescue her? Or is some other faction aggrieved and firing at the administration as a whole? Sure, it could be just a story written by an honest reporter, but that’s not our collective (ahem) experience with what gets greenlit by the suits at CNN for high-profile attacks on Democrats. As simple as the last option is, I do not find it the most likely, given the track record — one of the complications of living in crazy times.
A power struggle in our Kremlin-on-the-Potomac is not a good sign. If the Wizards of state centralization have failed to hold their confascily together, then they are competing, and the most ruthless, most effective, most able to bend the powers of government to its will is going to wind up ruling us.
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