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Sometimes It’s The Messenger

Matt in N.C. Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 8:35 AM
Capons -- good metaphor. I doubt that many of these dumb clucks can think far enough outside the coop to fear riots. They're concerned about reelection, committee assignments, and being invited to A-list parties. The few who probably understand just how screwed we are don't dare say so, never mind proposing solutions. Remember Ryan's breathtakingly radical plan? It would've balanced the budget in 10 years. I suppose he'd consider paying down the debt sometime in the 24th century. Fools, the lot of them. And we put them in power.

Infighting continued amongst conservatives and Republicans this week. Karl Rove angered Tea Partiers by implying they don’t know how to pick candidates. Majority Leader Eric Cantor told anyone who would listen Republicans need to learn to craft their message better for a broader audience. Every conservative group and politician is scrambling to find a way to appeal to various groups of Americans in a way that will “work” to win them votes. It reeks of desperation…and it’s nothing new.

After every election loss by Republicans in the last 20 years, the media has declared them dead, particularly the conservative wing of...