Standing Together in the USS Lifeboat

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“We’re all on the same side. We’re all breathing.” Pardon the Game of Thrones reference, but Jon Snow (aka Aegon Targaryan the whichever) got it right. Except that in this metaphor, the undead hordes are Nazis and white supremacists, the White Walkers are the 1% and the GOP leadership, and the stately and terrifying Night King is actually Vladimir Putin, with a captive orange buffoon as his puppet. George R. R. Martin has set up a lifeboat situation in Game of Thrones and that’s really what we have here in the United States right now. The “ship” is the institution…

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