Friday, February 06, 2009

On fiddling while Rome burns

Regarding Republican calls for "bipartisanship" after the Republicans ran the country down over the past 8 years and now are trying to negotiate with the Democrats over how to fix the shit the Republicans broke:

I get disgusted everytime I hear the mention of "Bipartisanship." Drunk drivers [Republicans] do not have the right to negotiate with emergency room doctors [Democrats] concerning the appropriate treatment for their victims [us]. -- Russ Bailey

-- Badtux the Snarky Penguin


  1. That's a perfect description. Especially since it's impossible t reason with a drunk.

  2. I think it's fair to say that we tried bipartisanship. Didn't work. So now, screw it. If possible cut their balls off. Possibly with a Klingon sword.

    Today day is a good day to die! (if you're an obstructionist who continues to sell the country down the river.)

  3. Obama needs to grow a spine and tell the bastards they loss their right to have a say in these matters. So they need set down --- shut the hell up----and get off the cross. We need the wood. Right now!

    The bastards had their chance with the supply-side economics of smaller government and lower taxes and less regulation of big business and their stupid claim that prosperity would "trickle down" to working families.

    Well, something trickled down on workers, but it sure as hell was not prosperity. Grrr

  4. My bad. I meant "lost" the right


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