Ed Driscoll

The Bill Clinton/Jay Gatsby Connection

“Gay Patriot West” makes an interesting observation about both Bill Clinton and the left in general:

Had he lost the 1992 election, would Democrats have treated him like they treated previous losers such as Michael Dukakis? I once saw the 1988 Democratic presidential nominee at the Getty here in LA. Alone and all but unnoticed, he rode the tram from the parking structure to the museum itself, just like any other passenger. A man who once attracted the attention of the free world as he ran for the White House, could not even attract the attention of his fellow passengers.

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