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The Republicans -- After Dunkirk

Leonard152 Wrote: Jan 07, 2013 2:04 AM
"John Boehner and the Republicans got their clocks cleaned in these negotiations because they believed the president was dealing in good faith." This is one of the most incredible statements I have ever read. How could the Republicans, after dealing with Obama for 4 years on so many issues be so utterly stupid and naive as to assume that Obama is even CAPABLE of dealing with them in GOOD FAITH!!!??? If they really believe that he is capable or interested in 'good faith' then it's all over folks! How can grown men be so completely naive and deluded?
At the Potsdam conference with Harry Truman and Josef Stalin, Winston Churchill learned that the voters of the nation he had led for five years through World War II had just voted to throw him out of office.

"It may well be a blessing in disguise," said his wife Clementine.

"At the moment, it seems quite effectively disguised," replied Churchill.

Republicans must feel that way today. For they have survived their own Dunkirk. They may have left their helmets, canteens and rifles behind, but they did finally get off the beach.

That Republicans suffered a rout, as the British did with the...