Political Junkie Stuff

The pending retirement of Olympia Snowe has started a lot of talk about political polarization and moderation and the state of our politics.

I realize most of you aren’t political junkies, but if you want something you rarely get on cable television news—an almost non-stop political science lesson—then watch the following segment from St. Rachel Maddow, who clearly demonstrates that there is no symmetry between what liberals do and what conservatives do, in terms of extremism.

(I stopped the segment before Rachel introduced Rep. Chellie Pingree, a Democrat from Maine who will seek Snowe’s seat, but you can go on site and watch that if you are interested) :

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