I'm probably not the only leftie who felt surprised if not shocked when I read that hinterland bumblefucks are allegedly feeling energized by the Brett Kavanaugh maelstrom. Revved and cranked about the midterm elections, I mean. The apparent conservative rationale was that everyone does crazy drunken shit when you’re 17 or 18, and that it's not fair to destroy a person’s life over this or that uncorraborated episode, and so even an obvious liar with a temper problem like Kavanaugh...even scumbags of his ilk deserve the benefit of the doubt. Or so the thinking goes.

That's part of it, but n...

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