Two years ago this week the press told us that the Democratic Party had assumed permanent ruling status over the US.
They predicted that catastrophe wrong, but are still forecasting that we will all drown or fry from global warming. Have things changed that much? Not really.
Here is what the press didn’t want to talk about in 2008.
Obama never had much support in 70% of the country. Presidential elections can be dominated by a few large cities. Congress doesn’t suffer that affliction.