Tea for Two (Hundred) at the Intersection of Misguided and What-the-Fuck
I got $50 in bailout cash that says they're clueless about Socialism. Or for that matter, Democracy.
"Bailouts Steal Our Children!" read one sign. "You Can't Multiply Wealth By Dividing It!" screamed another. And my personal fave: "Obama is the Real Pirate!"
Really? Sorry, but I don't get it.
*When Bill Clinton left office in 2001 America enjoyed a budget surplus of +$127 billion.
*When George W. Bush left office in 2009 America's budget deficit was -$455 billion.
I'm no Stephen Hawking, but that's bad, right?
Where were these God-'n-Country maniacs when Dubya was not finding weapons of mass destruction, not smoking Osama bin Laden out of his cave and instead ruining a company from a $127 billion winner into $455 billion loser?
Instead, this is how it goes down: The guy responsible for the shit gets a standing ovation in these parts, while the guy responsible for cleaning up the shit gets a protest.
Nope, no tea for me. I'm good.