Bernie supporters, what did you expect?

Seeing and hearing the furor at the Democratic National Convention from Bernie Sanders supporters was quite a spectacle last week. Certainly they are at least as passionate as Ron Paul supporters I know, and their passion was ignited with anger with the recent DNC email leaks showing how the party machine worked against him. I’d say they are justified in their anger, but did any of them really expect differently going into it all? The Clintons are legendary for playing the game of politics. Even though I was in junior…

Assume Bernie Sanders is president; what then?

It’s been kind of fun watching Bernie Sanders fans talk about all the things he’s going to do as president. Look, I get that kind of enthusiasm. I was a Ron Paul supporter in 2008 and 2012 AND I’m a Cubs fan, so I know all about believing despite the odds. But seriously, is there any way Bernie can do even a fraction of what he’s proposing? Not really, no. The most insurmountable problem in front of a potential President Sanders is Congress. Even in an optimistic scenario, Republicans are…