My Life in Four Year Terms

A Xennial coming of age story

1980: Reagan vs Carter

McGinty, Jo Craven, “Analysis of the Generations isn’t an Exact Science,” The Wall Street Journal, July 15, 2016
Image Credit: HELVETIQ on Flickr

1984: Reagan v. Mondale

What four year-old could tell them apart?

1988: Dukakis v. H.W. Bush

1992: Clinton v. H.W. Bush.

1996: Clinton v. Dole

2000: Bush v. Gore

2004: Bush v. Kerry

The first Tuesday in November falls on the Day of the Dead

2008: Obama v. McCain

Precinct 6, Charlesetown, Boston, 2008

2012: Obama v. Romney

I attended the December, 2014 National March Against Police Violence with my colleagues from the Smart from the Start program

2016: Clinton vs. He-Who-Shall-Not-Be-Named

First annual Women’s March, Boston, 2017

2020: Biden vs He-Who-Shall-Not-Be-Named

A finger wagging from Bernie Sanders at Keene State University, February 2020
Chambers Park, Annapolis, Maryland, January 1st, 2021

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