SKerwin: May 2005 Archives
Hey, remember that wonderful campaign-finance thing that was going to end world hunger and cure all diseases but instead just gave us the same old Soros-funded crap in a new bag?
Well, the miserable failure who brought us that miserable failure has done it again: a 'compromise' in which Democrats retain the 'right' to the filibuster, and the Senate finally manages to vote on three - just three! - judicial candidates. Someone ought to explain to McCain that in a compromise, both sides get something! This isn't compromise, this is the lunatic-fringe-anti-democratic-tinfoil-hat-crowd winning, flat out.
A democracy requires voting, and it requires that all involved agree to abide by the outcome of the vote. Suing for a recount is not democratic. Permanently stalling to prevent the vote is not democratic. Maybe someday the democrats will spend some of their soft-money donations on something useful, and buy a fucking clue.
So the question is: mistake, or attempt to rewrite history? That's two repetitions down...