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The Facebook Post That Sums Up Tuesday's Primary Results

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It’s fair to say the founding fathers are rolling over in their graves in response to Tuesday’s results in the New Hampshire primary. Democrats selected an avowed socialist. Republicans choose an unrepentant crony capitalist. Neither party showed much favor toward liberty.

Talk radio host Andrew Lee offered some appropriate snark:

New Hampshire: Live Free, or, y’know, if you don’t want to, that’s fine as well.

Posted by Andrew Lee on Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Indeed, it may be time to retire the state’s motto. Depending on how the general election ballot ends up, we may also need to consider retiring the national anthem. If we end up with Trump vs. Sanders, there will be little point pretending we’re still “the land of the free.”