Looking back at a post from Aug 5, 2011 re: the 2012 elections. Quoting https://newrepublic.com/article/90131/rick-perry-campaign-texas
[…] the Republican Party considers the power of its ideology, not the brains or accomplishments of its leaders, its trump card in 2012.
See old post: Aug 5, 2011 post: “Good article about Gov. Rick Perry”
I thought maybe Canada’s promotion of the Keystone XL Pipeline was a long-range strategy to accelerate global warming and make Canada into a surfing destination.
Well, the joke is on me. It turns out there is already a healthy surfboard culture in Canada. See Tofino, British Columbia, the unofficial “surfing capital of Canada”
Don’t attribute to malice what can be explained by incompetence.
This doesn’t always work but it helps.