Bill de Blasio, the New York mayor, says he knows why Democrats lost the 2014 election. Income inequality defines our times, he said during a visit to Washington this week, and his party did not talk about the issue enough. De Blasio needs a hearing aid. Democrats speak of little else.
Following last week’s GOPin’ 2: Electric Shellackaloo, depressed Democrats everywhere were forced to come to grips with Republican control of Congress. A Million Ways to Die in the West director Seth MacFarlane expressed annoyance that the Keystone Pipeline was getting so much play:
Depressing to hear the Republican Congress immediately start in about the Keystone XL Pipeline. Is it ALWAYS just about oil with you guys?
— Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) November 7, 2014
Of course, it’s not just Republicans who are in favor of getting the Keystone Pipeline underway.