Look, I don’t expect the Lincoln-Douglas debates, but the stupidity and unseriousness of our politics is exhausting. It makes me think in more more uncharitable moments that if you want to serve in Congress, something must be wrong with you.

Rod Dreher. I don’t think that something must of wrong with you if you want to serve in Congress, but I think that if you get to be an officially-approved candidate of one of our two major political parties something is almost certainly very, very wrong with you.