Once Upon a Time, There Was an Election, and then…

The year was 2000

Photo by Josh Carter on Unsplash

After thirty-six days of lawyers, recounts, and hanging chads — you’ll have to look that up if you don’t know what it means — the US Supreme Court, in a 5–4 decision, told Florida to stop recounting and declare George W. Bush the winner.

On election eve in 2000, the networks had projected that Florida would be won by VP…

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D J B

D J B

I have been mumbling almost incoherently in response to life's problems for a long, long time. Contact me at djbermont@gmail.com