Here’s Alexandra Pelosi’s “The South will Rise Again” segment for Bill Maher’s program, putting on display a small sample of Rick Santorum’s base:
And here’s the follow-up segment, a week later, in which Alexandra Pelosi gets some Barack Obama voters at a New York City welfare hub to display their own loathsome cynicism:
My take? The last sentences from Herman Melville’s “Bartleby the Scrivener”:
Ah, Bartleby! Ah, humanity!