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Response to Mdterp01 (Original post)

Fri Nov 16, 2012, 05:51 AM

33. Two more years of Republican obstructionism should do it

By the time the 2014 elections roll around the deficit will be lower because deficits are cyclical, Afghanistan should be over and the GOP will still stonewall everything.

Hollywood has a House Chamber set, right? A good and humorous commercial would be to hire enough actors, of the same age and gender mix as the House Republican Caucus, to fill the GOP side of the set. Dress them and groom them like Congressmen. Then have them stand at their desks with their right hands balled into fists and held so it looks like their thumbs are up their asses. At the end, say something like "If you're tired of this country not getting ahead because Republicans only do this, vote Democratic this year." The prospect of Boehner, Cantor et al going on TV to deny they do nothing but stand around with their thumbs up their asses would be comedy gold.

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