Well yank my doodle dandy. One more good reason why right-wingers should never be allowed anywhere near a democracy.
In Canada they've closed down Parliament, in the United States they've closed down the government.
For the first time in nearly two decades, the U.S. federal government staggered into a partial shutdown Monday at midnight after congressional Republicans stubbornly demanded changes in the nation's health care law as the price for essential federal funding and President Barack Obama and Democrats adamantly refused.
Can you believe those rabid teabaggers? Holding a country hostage to kill a HEALTH BILL?
But then like Cons everywhere, they are the terrorists who target democracy...
And like the Cons in this country, they talk and act like MOBSTERS.
“This is just like The Godfather. You know the scene where Michael Corleone is learning how to kill the crooked New York cop? The guy teaching him, Clemenza, comforts him and says ‘This thing’s gotta happen every few years or so. It helps to get rid of the bad blood.’ That is what arguing over all this is like.”
Great eh? We're their helpless neighbours. And the mobster Peter Roskam is one of Boss Harper's good buddies.
And the good news?
It looks like Obama is going to play hardball...
By pitting independents who vote Republican against the teabaggers, and splitting the Grand Old Party. And then kick them in the head until they
And the obvious lesson for Canadians?
If we want to protect our democracy from the Con terrorists.
We've got to defeat them beyond recognition.
Take back our Parliament.
And get that Con teabagger outta there...
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