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Tue Jan 22, 2013, 07:33 AM

Complete this simile: Having the filibuster in the Senate is like...

Having the filibuster in the Senate is like giving your junkie brother who's crashing on your couch the rent money and asking him to please drop it all off at the landlord's this month.

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Reply Complete this simile: Having the filibuster in the Senate is like... (Original post)
Bucky Jan 2013 OP
catbyte Jan 2013 #1
Liberal_Stalwart71 Jan 2013 #2
cherish44 Jan 2013 #3
smokey nj Jan 2013 #4

Response to Bucky (Original post)

Tue Jan 22, 2013, 08:43 AM

1. Feeling "backed up" and completely out of bran muffins...

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Tue Jan 22, 2013, 08:44 AM

2. I like the president's analogy a few years back: It's like ordering all the expensive stuff off the

menu, then refusing to pay the bill.

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Response to Bucky (Original post)

Tue Jan 22, 2013, 08:48 AM

3. Morons having guns

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Response to Bucky (Original post)

Tue Jan 22, 2013, 08:55 AM

4. It's like leaving books of matches around where your pyromanic kid can reach them.

The filibuster should have been dealt with back in 2009 when Democrats controlled both houses. Not fixing it then was supremely irresponsible.

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