My son, who is farther to the left than I, was watching Chancellor Palpatine (soon to become the emperor) transform a galactic freedom-loving nirvana into an evil empire when he said to no one in particular “George Bush.”
Martin Longman is the web editor of the Washington Monthly.
He is also the founder of Booman Tribune and Progress Pond. Before joining the Monthly, Martin was a county coordinator for ACORN/Project Vote and a political consultant. He has a degree in philosophy from Western Michigan University.