Is the message of this logo that the Republican Party is drunk (the stars)? Depressed (hence the blue)? Insane? Perhaps the message is that the party’s being chopped to pieces, or gradually erased from existence and disappearing into the background?
We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ross Douthat is a contributing editor at The Atlantic.