Today Chris Christie entered the race for president, which officially ups the number of Republicans running to 14. The right-wing pundits claim this is a good thing. They have a strong bench. This isn’t the 2012 clown car.
Wrong on both counts. The only reason so many people run is because they think: “These are a bunch of Bozos. I can beat them.” All the governors running have low approval ratings in their own states. Bobby Jindal thinks we should get rid of the Supreme Court. And Donald Trump…
The photo is of Mt. Evans, a fourteener (4,350m) viewed from Denver. Highest paved road in North America. You can drive right up. Well, you can’t now. Road damage from all the snow last winter. Perfect for Republicans.
Anywho, Mt. Evans was named for Gov. John Evans, second governor of the Colorado Territory. Gov. Evans, a wealthy Republican, was forced to resign for his involvement in the Sand Creek Massacre.