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Back and forth

November 9, 2014

Matt Yglesias presents the case that the Democratic Party has optimized itself for presidential elections while the GOP has optimized itself for off-year elections. The GOP’s desire to reduce voter turnout and the Democratic Party’s effort to increase it stem directly from their opposite optimizations. The see-saw of the last few years might continue a while.

Like a cartoon, though one in which we’re living. Someone stuck cardboard images of Wile E. Coyote and the Roadrunner on the side of Acme Foundry of Minneapolis.

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