John McCain, Mitt Romney and even Sarah Palin were all once reasonably popular among some Democrats and even the media as reformers who weren’t tied to a partisan agenda. All that went away 5 seconds after they challenged Obama.
Sidwell Friends will hire the Special Police Officer based on his diversity, with regard to his race, religion, economics, gender, sexual orientation, and physical disability. So any poor gay Eskimos in wheelchairs are especially encouraged to apply for the futile and irrational task of protecting a school… when we all know that school security does not work and it’s irrational to suggest that it does.
Sure Governor Christie is, technically, a Republican, and Cory Booker is a popular Democrat, but in the net asset column, Christie did a lot for Obama’s reelection campaign, he may have even clinched it, while Booker undermined Obama by challenging the Bain narrative, leading many leftists to urge that he be forced to pay a price.