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May 3, 2017

Court astrologer is still a deeply respectable vocation.

Politicians, especially, live their lives in fear of the sibyls and soothsayers.
They adjust their policies, their messaging, even their personal appearances on the basis of what the polls tell them people want. Court astrologer is still a deeply respectable vocation. It’s hard to imagine a Democratic campaign so torpidly complacent without its whispering crowd of prognosticators. If neither Clinton nor the public had been so convinced that she would win, maybe she would have. Psephology in Free Fall | Sam Kriss

Posted by gerardvanderleun at May 3, 2017 10:44 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall. Proverbs 16:18 (it says here).

Posted by: billH at May 4, 2017 7:24 AM

There is nothing respectable about gov't criminals.

Posted by: ghostsniper at May 4, 2017 10:52 AM

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