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GIGANTIC MISCALCULATION: As rats flee sinking ship, GOP will cave on impasse
Oct 11th, 2013 by Warren Swil

Unnecessary extended

national nightmare

nears end game

John Boehner (R-Hell), likely to lose his job – and part of his caucus. Click image to enlarge.

IT HAS BECOME INCREASINGLY apparent  that the long national nightmare over the government shutdown is nearing an end.
With the Republican Party in disarray and its Tea Party wing increasingly isolated, the question has become not “if” but “when” it would cave on its outrageous demands.
The answer: sooner that most of them thought.
The steadfastness of the president and his refusal to negotiate with a gun pointed at his head seems to be paying off.
The last time the GOP sank this low in the polls was during the Clinton impeachment in 1998.
It’s time to reopen the government and move forward.


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Vast right wing conspiracy exposed: NYT delivers indispensable journalism

THE MOST POWERFUL MEN YOU NEVER HEARD OF – TILL NOW
If you want to know exactly whom to blame for the federal government shutdown – and the twin crises still heading our way – look no further than the front page of the Sunday editions of The New York Times.
The country is being hijacked by a small cabal of rich ultra-conservatives. It is our country, in which for more than 230 years the majority rules.
The tail is wagging the dog.
Pick your own metaphor.
Rather, grab a megaphone or a microphone and go yell into it on the highest hillside you can find.
We want our country back. Today, please!


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