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I just don't care anymore about what team hillary does. They don't count. They are done. And after North Carolina, when the math is litterally slapping them upside the face on a daily basis, this nonsense we are currently calling a primary will end.

I play chess. In chess you have the Opening, which sets up the Middle game, which sets up the End game. The Opening of this campaign, Iowa and New Hampshire, was a draw. The Middle of this campaign, everything after New Hampshire until now, has favored Obama. Not dramatically per se. But solidly. The End Game begins w/Pennsylyvania but technically speaking, all conscious beings acknowledge, Obama can only lose the end game if he makes what we in the chess world call a "blunder".

Blunders are possible for most people, but not for Obama. That's not his style. And the reason it's just not going to happen is that Blunders are to a certain extent caused by pressure from the opponent.

Hillary has no game. She has no skill. She is a beginner. Obama is advanced. She cannot cause him to feel pressure and commit a blunder because he sees her weak tactics coming from miles away.

Now he even has an informal response team in place (see Bill Richardson).

So there is no drama. You have to buy into the idea of drama before you can experience drama. And I'm not buyin'. Not anymore.

Hillary is losing so badly that the only respectable thing for her to do at this point is to resign.

Just take the King and lay him on his side. You failed. It was a good effort, but you underestimated your opponent. And that's why you are now in such an untenable position. Now not even the Clinton magic can make this thing a contest.

Oh, well, whatever, never mind.

Originally posted to gregoryjames on Sun Apr 06, 2008 at 05:41 PM PDT.


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