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It's Clinton vs Trump in November kiddies....deal with it.
@3 And Sawant doesn't look pissed to me. She actually cracked a few awesome jokes. What you are seeing on her face is passion for the causes of the working-class people of this country. Listen to her speech from last night.
@5 Sawant is a socialist. Bernie is running as a democratic socialist on the democratic ticket as a strategic move because he wouldn't be able to run in a primary in most states -- the only way to get elected in this broken system is as a R or a D. They share many of the same views, and Sawant is a Bernie supporter, though her party has not formally endorsed him.
That being said, most "democrats" today are a huge range from quite conservative to quite liberal. The party is really 5+ smaller factions. Sawant and Bernie share more liberal / left, pro-labor, "socialist" views, standard in many labor or liberal governments, than say the more centrist/conservative pro-Wall Street views you see in "democratic" politicians like Hillary Clinton or President Obama.
At least other former and current candidates such as Ralph Nader and Jill Stein are consistent enough to not pretend to be what they hate.
Also, your delegate analysis is pure and adulterated magical thinking. Hopefully when Bernie finally loses you will commit to support Hillary. But judging by the amount of delusion and accusations flying around, after Hillary won big yesterday, I would not count on it.
And how is my delegate analysis magical thinking? "Superdelegates" who pledged to Hillary in 2008 dropped off and switched to Obama after he gained more and more of a lead after May 2008... the exact same thing will happen this time around. To count them and say Hillary has a "huge lead" is the magical thinking here. Thinking 49.6 to 49.8 is "winning big" is magical thinking. I hope Hillary supporters don't spite-vote for Trump after she loses the nomination again.
As a Hillary supporter I will vote for whomever ends up being the D candidate. Will you?
Do you think most of the Bernie Bros, who talk about 'Hillary Dogg' and who say she is the most corrupt politician 'evar', will support Hillary if she wins the nomination?
She is only ahead, delegate-wise, in the former Confederate States of America.
But that's just Reality.
Many more delegates to come.
The South will #Bern again.
To Wit: 2016 Projected Swing States (Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada, Virginia, Colorado, Florida and Ohio)...Hillary has beat Bernie in 5 of 7, winning approximately 58% of the delegates in these States.
There's a total of 4,051 delegates but only 1878 have pledged for a candidate. Hillary has a lead of 1100 to Bernie's 778. Bernie is going to need like 65% of the remaining delegates.
I am assuming superdelegates pick majority voted candidate.