Occidental Students Join Political Campaigns for Credit

…go into emotional meltdown when their (do I even have to add this?) lefty candidates lose.

OMG, democracy, how could you do this to me?!?

“I’m not sure what’s most concerning here: That an adult was unaware that one can work really hard and not get what one wants; that a person studying politics was convinced right up until the last minute that Mark Udall was going to win re-election; or that a college student used the terms “gross-sobbing and ugly-crying” in earnest.

Some participants were so upset that the faculty had to bring in a counselor to tell them that it was all going to be alright…”

h/t David Thompson