November 11, 2012

Ach, der Nachtmare!

Hatched by Dafydd

...My "Katzenjammer Kids" lingo for the following screamdream scenario:

  1. Senate Majority Leader (still?) Harry "Pinky" Reid (D-Caesar's Palace, 75%) rams through a new Senate rule barring filibusters in the case of federal appointees.
  2. Reupholstered President Barack "I win again!" Obama calls a press conference to inform the Senate and the American public that he has nominated two fellow travelers -- Susan Rice and Eric Holder, say -- to the Supreme Court, which would bring the total to eleven justices: five conservatives (one a bit squishy) and six doctrinaire, Progressivist lefties.
  3. Reid calls for an immediate vote in the Senate without troubling to allow questioning of the nominees; he declares the vote to be a "party" vote, meaning none of the Democrat senators is allowed to dissent.
  4. Absent the filibuster, each of the two nominees is confirmed by a vote of 55 to 45.

And wham, ma'am, thank you, Bam, he now has the Supreme Court up his sleeve.



Have a nice Veterans' Day...!

Hatched by Dafydd on this day, November 11, 2012, at the time of 12:50 AM


The following hissed in response by: Karl

"Nachtmare" indeed. Maybe even an "Alpentraum".

The above hissed in response by: Karl [TypeKey Profile Page] at November 11, 2012 9:16 AM

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