what the Walker win tells us about the political mood of the nation going forward
Nothing. Now shut up and pay your fair share so that public sector union employees don’t have to. Racists.
update: line of the night goes to BMoe, who answers the progressive talking point “explaining” their loss: “Makes me nostalgic for the good old days of 2008 when raising more money than you opponent proved how popular you were.”
I should add that owning the entirety of the press and academia — and having them agitate for your cause free of charge, using the phony cover of dispassion and objectivity — would in a reasonable world be factored into the money equation. But it won’t be. Because that’s just how “progressives” roll.