You need an anvil to go with that hammer, Ma’am
Sonofabitch. They did it. They really did it. And they didn’t even have the sense to nix the gloating.
I think Miz Pelosi just ordered a Number Twelve. That would be Saul Alinsky’s Rules for Radicals #12, of course:
RULE 12: Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it.
We’ve got to hang this stinking albatross around Nancy’s wattle. We know she was the balls behind this job — Obama, on the whole, being utterly useless.
But the vital message is: no-one should be tempted to reward a blue dog for being a good doggie and voting no. Vote for a blue dog, vote for Nancy Pelosi as Speaker. Simple as that.
We’ll never get her out of Congress — San Fran being what it is — but we can buy-god peel her leathery talons off the Speaker’s gavel.
We got here because Democrats pretended to be things they are not. The time of pretending is over.
Let the smiting begin.