At the Stellar Parthenon BBS, we are having a discussion about 2020, and there was a difference of opinion.
Basically, it came down to a bunch of us saying that the Democratic Party is f%$#ed up, and before the Presidential campaign begins in earnest, we need to correct the fundamentally dysfunctional structure and culture of the party before going there.
On the other side was one guy, who was shouting for all the “Bernie Bros” to shut up.
It went around and around, and finally said that his position was about:
Who would be the best general for the Polish cavalry, when they are still charging Panzers on horse back, is like the bite of a dog into a stone; it is a stupidity.
That whole dog/bone thing was actually from Friedrich Nietzsche, but the analogy was mine.
I know, it ain’t deathless prose, but it’s as close as I’ll ever get.