June 22, 2004

Ralph Nader Jumps the Shark

I enjoy reading Marc Cooperís blog. I never know if Iíll go over there to argue or applaud, and I like that. Unpredictable is good and besides, heís one of the most pleasant people to disagree with youíll find. (Well, unless youíre far right, in which case you probably wonít enjoy it so much.) Anyway, today Iím not arguing.

We both liked Ralph Nader the last time around. I liked him because he was honest and because he reminded me of the old school Democrats, the kind they donít make any more. After 9/11 he doesnít make me think of FDR so much as a kookier and more rumpled George McGovern. Thatís really not what Iím looking for at the moment.

Nader is up to his armpits in all sorts of other problems I wasnít aware of until now, and Cooperís on it.

Posted by Michael J. Totten at June 22, 2004 1:23 AM
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