Armed to the teeth with facts

A user on Reddit by the name of ohaioohio posted an excellent comment about a year ago. Here’s how it starts off:

There’s also a lot of false equivalence of Democrats and Republicans here (“but both sides!” and Democrats “do whatever their corporate owners tell them to do” are tactics Republicans use successfully) even though their voting records are not equivalent at all:

He then proceeds to list, with citations, more than a few examples of this. It’s a great posting.

Look, I don’t think that insipid fact-checking will lead Democrats to victory. However, seeing progressives in public well-armed with facts is the best way to fire up the base and to win the votes of undecideds.