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Wed Mar 16, 2016, 10:28 AM

I have come to realize one main difference between Hillary and Bernie supporters [View all]

It is how they feel about the possibilities of a Trump in the WH.
Up to now some in both camps have been hoping Trump will lose, he still may, though after yesterday it is unlikely.
Lets assume he will win. My friends that support Hillary believe he can not possibly win the general election. They think he has destroyed the Republican Party and we will have a walk in to the WH. Hillary has succeeded with numbers that indicate this during the primary season.
Bernie supporters do not think Trump needs to rely on total Republican support as he is gathering masses of non-voters, 40% of Americans, and many blue dog Democrats. Bernie supporters also sense the attraction to Trump is part of the anti establishment movement that has grown in strength on both sides. More and more of us see this as the main interest of this election.
All Democrats understand that Trump has large negative factors; Bernie supporters recognize that Hillary shares this factor with Trump.
We all are scared shitless of a possible Trump presidency. The Bernie people do not share the optimism of the Hillary people that ultimately we will see a woman in the WH or that the good always prevails thus are more fearful of Trump winning.
I know this is a bit scattered but right now I am rather shaken up thinking of the disaster a Trump win would mean to the entire planet.
We Democrats need to put forth not only the right candidate but also the right platform for a future most Americans believe is possible.
The momentum of the anti establishment movement has the potential to become a most powerful event in American politics.
As Democrats who care about the planet we must rise to the occasion, consider carefully all the consequences, and demand that our candidate stands for the principles we hold.
Our argument needs to be about substance and not personality.

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