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It’s Not “Game Over”— It’s Time for the GOP to Counterattack

Pistol Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 1:39 AM
The golden rule is on our side. He who has the gold makes the rules. At this point, every politician elected as a Republican is elected by voters in favor of fiscal sanity. They are more likely to be re-elected by voting that way, despite being trashed in the MSM if they act responsibly.

The current state of the GOP brings to mind the surviving Marines in Aliens, with no shortage of demoralized hacks lamenting their inability to resist by channeling Private Hudson: “Maybe you haven't been keeping up on current events but we just got our a**** kicked, pal!”

So what? So we took a hit on the Fiscal Cliff. Stand up, brush off and get back into the fight. This is no time for self-pity, no time for weakness. Every combat leader knows that when you take a hit, you regroup, reorganize, and prepare to counterattack. The defense is but a temporary,...