Good News/Bad News

The good news is that Donald Trump is the first president in history to be impeached twice.
The bad news is that he won’t be tried before his term ends, if at all.
The good news is that House Republicans voted to impeach this time.
The bad news is that only 10 of >200 House Republicans voted to impeach.
The good news is that Trump has only a week remaining in his term.
The bad news is that Trump has a week remaining in his term.
The good news is that there are Senate Republicans who have spoken in favor of impeachment.
The bad news is that ⅓ of all Senate Republicans would have to vote for conviction to succeed.
The bad news is that Trump likely will be the first president ever to be acquitted twice.
The good news is that Trump won’t be the president for the next 4 years.
The bad news is that he could be the president again in 4 years. (It has happened before.)
The good news is that Upton Sinclair warned us about this 85 years ago in “It Can’t Happen Here”.
The bad news is that we seem to have forgotten that.

Author: halffastcyclingclub

We are a group of friends who ride bikes. Some of us are fast, some of us are slow, all of us are half-fast. In 2018, one of us is riding coast to coast across the US. If we meet Sal Paradise, we'll let you know.

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