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They are the demographic you and she both describe. I don't know any even by 'nic' as it has been years since I have followed the comment section of NC. But there were some very insightful and positive people there also. I would expect them to vote and donate in numbers well exceeding their usual behavior given a successful candidate with a feasible message and a real chance to win. Taking their marbles and going home has been a sane policy for decades, though many, IIRCC, were initial supporters of Obama. But then he was a closet Third Way candidate cleverly implying he was a progressive with his marvelously vague 'hope and change' routine. This time IS different and Sanders has shown the way forward.

As the Dutch said while fighting the Spanish: "It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere." (But it helps!)
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Sat Jun 4th, 2016 at 10:36:39 AM EST
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