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A Gen X Icon on Why America Isn’t Ready for a Gen X President

Beto O‘Rourke and the Failure of the Failure Generation

Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

I’m a loser baby, so why don’t you kill me?
— Beck, 1993

I am staring at the ceiling and pondering the failure of the failure generation.

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