The Tsar is not to blame – it’s his evil advisers and vague shadowy dark forces! The Russian feudal system’s cup and balls magic trick for misdirecting popular discontent is frequently appropriated by the Democratic Party and their boosters.
David Corn, Mother Jones‘ Washington bureau chief:
So some members of Hillaryland are holding their breath, looking to see what happens with Mark Penn. Although he appears to be comfortably ensconced at Microsoft, they fear he may either return to Hillary’s side or, perhaps worst, play an informal but close-in role, casting a dark shadow over the enterprise.
“I would do anything for Hillary,” one Democratic operative says. “I love her. I think she’d be a great president. Anything. Except work with Mark Penn.”