Bernie Sanders stars in his own flash game where you shoot down literal fat cats
It turns out that a browser-based flash game where you shoot cats out of the sky with your Hydrogen-powered plane may be a key tool to reach your young, liberal base.
At least, that’s what Bernie Sanders — or someone on his staff — believed in 2006, when he was running to hold onto his senate seat. Which led to the gem that is “Bernie Arcade.” In the game, you’re responsible for flying Sanders’ eco-friendly plane (of course) as he dodges the right-wingers, corporate interests, mud slingers and literal fat cats.
You’re not alone in your battle though: Bernie is armed with facts that he can shoot at his foes. Every time you’re hit, or pick up an item, you get a snippet of a Sanders sound bite to light your way. Read more…