In today’s highly partisan, hyper politicized world, nuance, regret and changing ones mind is not allowed, ever. Ever.
Once you make a decision on an issue, you’re duty bound to that position for life. If you’re the poor, unfortunate soul who happens to change their stance on an issue and if you happen to be a Republican, get ready for the ever so clever names to follow.
You’re likely to be branded a “libtard,” “dirty liberal” and the always popular go-to “Rino.” Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson is about to be called such names fairly soon.
For whatever reason, people still refuse to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and so the pandemic has reignited as the Delta variant has found new life in…well, in mainly southern red states.