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The Democrats' Downward Spiral...

Marc Lynch writes:

Abu Aardvark: On the eve of the Maryland primary, I said that despite my strong support for Obama I had no problem with Hillary Clinton and thought she would be a fine President.... I no longer believe that.... I no longer consider her an acceptable President.... [M]y personal conversion... probably mirrors that of many other people (certainly the ones I talk to). What pushed me over the brink was the Clinton campaign's treatment of Samantha Power. Not because she's a personal friend - I've never met her - but because of the deeply ugly implications of Clinton's decision to burn a well-respected, decent, intelligent Democratic Party foreign policy advocate to secure a momentary political advantage...

Pull up! Pull up!! PULL UP!!!