Election 2016

Louisiana Governor’s Race Devolves into the Worst Spy Movie Ever

esquire.com​I hereby apologize to the regulars here at the shebeen for my inexcusable lassitude in getting around to the ongoing, completely insane governor’s race in Louisiana, where Democratic candidate John Bel Edwards and Republican David Vitter are competing for the dubious honor of shoveling through the wreckage left behind by “Bobby Jindal”—and, apparently, also competing for the lead in a posthumous novel by James M. Cain. Remember when “Democracy! Whiskey! Sexy!” was a clever meme-joke on all the Intertoobz? In Louisiana, it has become a campaign strategy.

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