Don’t you love how his failed attempt to hold back his smile at the end translates into “Well played.”
That’s it. That’s the whole government.
Here are the 18 senators, all Republicans, who voted against the final deal to end the shutdown and avert a debt default.
Republican Sens. Tom Coburn (Okla.), John Cornyn (Texas), Mike Crapo (Idaho), Ted Cruz (Texas), Mike Enzi (Wyo.), Chuck Grassley (Iowa), Dean Heller (Nev.), Ron Johnson (Wis.), Mike Lee (Utah), Rand Paul (Ky.), Pat Roberts (Kansas), Jim Risch (Idaho), Marco Rubio (Fla.), Tim Scott (S.C.), Jeff Sessions (Ala.), Richard Shelby (Ala.), Pat Toomey (Pa.), David Vitter (La.).
— Jennifer Bendery
I will reblog this everyday until midterm elections come around, if that’s what it takes, so help me god.
fuck these men
they sure as hell fucked us
So what did Republicans get for shutting down the government for 17 days?
Their poll numbers tanked.
Their gubernatorial candidate in Virginia appears headed for defeat in next month’s election.
The business community is rethinking its support.
Veterans and the elderly are ticked off.
And any leverage they ever had to push their goals of reducing the size of government and chipping away at health-care reform is gone.
All in all, it’s been a worthwhile exercise for the GOP.
Todd Kincannon, the ex-South Carolina GOP executive director, is on a brand new racist, sexist, ableist tirade against @Suey_Park on twitter. To see some of the more disgusting tweets he and his followers sent her, you can check out @Suey_Park’s twitter timeline. Be warned though, some of the tweets are truly horrific.
how can a politician even say these things on a public space such as twitter!?!?
Spread this ish so people know how gross he really is.
In case you want another reason to hate Fox News, just look at what Erick Erickson tweeted after the passing of the Texas abortion bill.
How dare a woman use a relevant anatomically correct term in a debate about abortion!
sometimes I struggle to believe that the usa is a real country and not an elaborate joke
Sometimes we all struggle to believe that we’re a real country