The people of New Hampshire have spoken.
Donald Trump was the choice by more than a third of Republicans.
Nearly two-thirds of Democrats chose Bernie Sanders.
While the GOP continues to thrash around figuring out whether to coalesce behind one so-called “Establishment” candidate to go up against The Donald and untrustworthy Ted Cruz, the real news may be on the Democratic side of the race.
And that news is not good for Hillary Clinton. Last night’s exit polls showed that 66% of men preferred Bernie over Hillary. That is not surprising. Men have always eschewed a Hillary run.
What is a clear danger sign is the way the female vote went.
According to the exit polls, 53% of women voters felt the Bern.
So much for Gloria Steinem’s and Madeleine Albright’s comments to younger women pressing it was a woman’s duty to vote for another woman.
If the vote of women continues to break toward Bernie in Nevada and South Carolina, this will not bode well for the woman who hopes to be the first US female president.
Another danger signal was the way the 18-29-year-old vote broke. Bernie garnered 85% of that vote, which is more than that of President Barack Obama back in 2008.
Perhaps former Obama campaign manager, David Axelrod, got it right in his tweet the other day about the problem not being with the campaign staff – but – the candidate.
From the Cornfield, will Hillary listen to the sirens going off or will she ignore?
Will the coronation of Queen Hillary be usurped by the court jester?
Maybe we will get answers on Thursday night when Bernie and Hillary once more debate on PBS and simulcast on CNN.