In looking for a theme for the week, it is hard to escape noticing the senescence of liberalism across the board. Obama is lame even for a lame duck, with the relentless advance of ISIS making a hash of his pronouncements about how we were on the road to defeating them. Bernie Sanders is stuck in a Galbraithian time warp; surely he’ll advocate regulating advertising after we ban Ban Roll-On. Mad men indeed. The steady drip-drip of Clinton sleeze continues. No wonder half the Republican Party is running for president; the nomination looks worth having next year. Maybe we should just draw lots to pick the nominee.
And finally. . .