The personal is political — I remember that as a feminist mantra in college. And there’s truth to it. But if you want enduring truth of the human condition it is this: the political will always become personal. Latest sample: gate crashers Kos and Armstrong. Some say they’re up on a pedestal. Others say they should be up on a stake, the better to be burned at. Firedoglake says funny stuff in proper blog-referencing-blog fashion.