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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer didn't do any favors for Joe Biden with their televised response to President Donald Trump's immigration speech last week. Pelosi in particular has drawn praise since the mid-term election for her skillful maneuvering to secure the House speakership and her aggressive jousting with Trump during the government shutdown. But the stiff and widely panned televised response from the two leaders -- an instant target for late-night comics -- quickly reopened questions about whether the Democrats' national leadership is too old. That's not a helpful backdrop for Biden, 76, as he nears a decision on whether to seek the party's presidential nomination for 2020.


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Debate about the age of the party's leadership is likely to grow more heated over the next year, both as that nomination process heats up and as Democrats in Congress intensify their confrontations with Trump. On both fronts the party faces the same paradox: almost all of the Democrats' most familiar and powerful faces are graying while it is growing more reliant on younger voters to win elections.


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Keith Richards is as hoary as Joe Biden and yet, he still lives.... and tours.
He continues to reinforce his royalty-ripened rock-n-roll bank account.
Why does he tour? Because he is still raising money for that overdue facelift for dear drummer Charlie?
Answer: because there are those who still want to see him shimmy his shredded carcass up on stage.
And those that don't?


Those Democrats under 30 who continue to witness the last gasps of the worn-out, workaday dinosaur who managed to catapult Terrible Trump™ into the White House with their debilitated, WJC Tragical History and Reunion Tour
Are immune to your consultations.
Don't tell them to grow up and out of it--
Turn and face the strange.
(or prepare to unfurl your tattered red carpet of impotency when you welcome DJT back for Dotardmania II)

#1 | Posted by NerfHerder at 2019-01-15 10:15 AM | Reply

Those Democrats under 30 who continue to witness the last gasps of the worn-out, workaday dinosaur who managed to catapult Terrible Trump™

Certainly better than HellHoleHillary™

Are immune to your consultations..

Most young, dumb and full of ... are .

Don't tell them to grow up

Nah never do that ...

Keep fighting the good fight, also get a real job ...

#2 | Posted by AndreaMackris at 2019-01-15 10:56 AM | Reply

"also get a real job ..."

Posts the Trust Fund baby.

#3 | Posted by Danforth at 2019-01-15 10:59 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

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