Can I get a "praise Jesus?" Digby says:
But I have to say that I'm just a teensy bit disappointed in the Democrats. This is a war we're talking about not some tax cut legislation. They don't have to do anything that unctuous creep tells them to do. He is holding nothing over their heads and yet everyone is pretending that they are worried about appeasing Old Joe and so they can't actually get anything done on Iraq.You can't help but wonder.
You can't help but wonder if Lieberman and the Senate Dems aren't working the same side after all.
Why, it's almost as if the United States is an intercontinental empire in which the symbolic offices accoutrements of an old Republic are maintained! It's almost as if conquest became the principle economic engine of the empire!
If Mitt Romney becomes the emperor and declares once-persecuted Mormonism the new state religion and moves the capital to Salt Lake City . . . Oh, lordy . . .