The hostage takers can no longer explain *why* they’re doing what they’re doing or what they want. First it was to abolish or defund Obamacare. Then, it was about the budget and now Speaker Boner wants to jaw without surrendering. Make up your mind, man.
There’s a growing group of Gopers who could be called the default denial caucus. A default will be no big whoop to at least 9 congressional Republicans and counting. They could also be dubbed the whistling past the graveyard or don’t worry, be happy caucus. I bitterly resent being made to think of Bobby Fucking McFerrin because of these bozos.
That demented dingbat Michelle Bachmann has yet again invoked the end times, armageddon, and all that shit. Few things have caused more grief or mischief than fools who believe in armageddon. I, for one, would not be unhappy if Bachmann Wingnut Overdrive, Pat Robertson and the whole kit and caboodle were transported somewhere. Anywhere. Hmm, I wonder if newly elected right wing Aussie PM Tony Abbott would give them sanctuary since “transportation”was the basis of his country. Probably not. He’s too busy fighting with Malaysia over boat people to want to receive an exodus of our nuts. One can dream though:
In the immortal words of Bob Marley, “Set the captives free. Set the captives free.”