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Elenbarathi: Abandon hopeelenbarathi on September 12th, 2017 06:59 pm (UTC)
Yeah, yeah. Y'know what? I'm a white upper-middle-class Boomer woman and dues-paying member of the Democratic Party, and I too say that Hillary Clinton needs to STFU now, because she is definitely NOT helping.

I'm also pretty damn tired of being erased by all these people who assume that everyone who supported Bernie was a young white male. Hillary Clinton was the Fracking Queen, the Crone of Crony Capitalism - bought-and-paid-for property of the Donor Class, which (in practical terms) means, basically, the fossil-fuel industry. Sure, I voted for her - because there was no one else to vote for - but I had to put a clothespin on my nose to do it, to block the stench of burning petroleum. She has a lot of gall now, to pretend that identity politics are the only or main reason Dem voters don't like her.
Bluesblues_kun on September 15th, 2017 04:36 am (UTC)
"Bernie Bros" was a recycled tactic from when she ran against Obama. Remember "Obama Boys"?

Her battle cry seems to be "I'm not as egregiously horrible as THESE people". I think she could do a lot better if she really wanted to