Republican dating liberal
I have no idea what he's talking about, and I don't see a great love connection forming. I find him immediately when I arrive—he's good-looking and wears an approachable grin. There are a few more coffee outings during that month of dating across the aisle. One guy finds me on Facebook and knows everything about me by the time we arrive at the cafe.
Political Dabbler is into basketball, and if his March Madness knowledge is any indication, the passion is less dabble, more dunk.
One person might be pro-choice, and the other might be pro-life, Coleman explains, but they can be united by the belief that human life is valuable.
Matalin and Carville both agree that political involvement is important, and they bond over that belief, even though the details might be different.
"She was trashing Clinton, and he was trashing Bush," Coleman says. "But Coleman says values often go deeper than politics.
I've heard "I would never date a Republican" from several friends, and if I'm being honest, I've heard it from me, too. Another is a libertarian, which I decide doesn't count because I am most likely to get agitated over differences in social issues. I may not have personally proven it—but I believe it.
Honestly, I'm so far left that I freak out some Democrats; I think capitalism is bullshit, and I wish Bernie Sanders were my grandfather.