The Model Progressive


Talking with John DePetro during our weekly segment on 1540 AM, this afternoon, the name of Progressive Providence State Representative Aaron Regunberg came up.  We also briefly discussed the National Governors Association meeting coming up this week in Providence, at which Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be speaking.  The conversation brought to mind something I’ve been noticing recently.

Here’s a picture of Regunberg:

And here’s Trudeau:

Hmm. Maybe it’s just me, but they seem to share a few qualities.  But don’t stop there.  Here’s Emmanuel Macron, the French president whom many declared to be a rebuke to the trends that led to Brexit and elected Donald Trump:

I’m beginning to see a pattern, here.  Hey, what about that great Democrat hope Jon Ossoff, whom progressives wanted to elect to Congress in Georgia to send a message to the national GOP?

Weird.  Why does it seem the bright hopes of the Left keep landing on handsome young white men?  (A little research, I suspect, would allow one to add “wealthy” to the list, but I’m not 100% sure.)

  • Merle The Monster

    So if what you say is true then it makes sense that you and Depetro are on the radio! I love how you conviently leave out Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, Maxine Waters, and Bernie Sanders