The word desiderata means "things that are desired," which is exactly what last night was all about - offering Americans everything they've ever desired (and the rich will pay), sadly missing out on Ehrmann's real topic of remaining honest to oneself and others (something that seems to have disappeared entirely from our political sphere.
"Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence.
As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons.
Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and the ignorant; they too have their story..."
Anderson Cooper gave Joe Biden full absolution on all things Ukraine-related, the rest of the field went after Elizabeth Warren for not admitting she's going to raise taxes on the middle class to pay for her socialized medicine, and everyone went all-in for abortion.
According to PredictIt.com, Warren is modestly weaker after last night, Biden unch, and Bernie gaining again...