Root canal or the DNC, which is the lesser of two evils?

John Burton is the chairman of the California Democratic Party. Over the weekend, he compared Paul Ryan to Nazi propaganda director Joseph Goebbels.

Today, Burton reportedly left the Democratic National Convention for a “pre-scheduled root canal.”

We’ll see whether any additional unpleasantness awaits Burton. If he were a Republican, there’s little doubt that the party would have purged him by now.

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