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GOP Lemmings 'Rebrand' -- Beyond the 'Party of Stupid'

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Apparently, Republicans don't worry that battering their own  undermines their ultimate crusade: to impeach Obama's legitimacy. Democrats must be chuckling as the rabid right lifts their 2014 election chances. If House zealots believe what they say -- that suicide missions against Obamacare are good strategy -- they are fools further jeopardizing what remains of their national competitiveness. If they don't, they are cynical knaves turned domestic terrorists who are begging America to fail. Even this much stupidity must further implode.

Economist Mark Zandi projects that any government closure will hurt, but an impasse stretching over months "would likely precipitate another recession.'' Oh, goody. Nothing like worsening hard times to let Democrats pin the tail on that sick elephant. Will the party beyond stupid, translating their insatiable wrongs into divine rights, escape a return to the asylum? Who says politics isn't more amusing, and far more suspenseful, than humdrum sitcoms?

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Educated at Rutgers College (BA) and UC Berkeley (Ph.D, English) Becker left university teaching (Northwestern, U. Chicago) for business, founding and heading SOTA Industries, high end audio company from '80 to '92. From '92-02 he did marketing (more...)

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Scamming on center stageI don't mind theatrical pe... by Robert S. Becker on Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 at 1:20:34 PM
The problem is, the people (those that are comment... by anna kakol on Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 at 4:30:26 PM
Thanks, Anna, for the comment. We shall see, but b... by Robert S. Becker on Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 at 8:15:12 PM
I agree, once the Wall Street crowd put their two-... by anna kakol on Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 at 8:37:12 PM
We will now hear the spin on how Obama and Rei... by Dennis Kaiser on Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 5:35:11 AM
No, I think the GOP leadership, including Boehner ... by Robert S. Becker on Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 10:17:12 AM
Boehner and Cantor ARE THEM... they are both from ... by Dennis Kaiser on Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 at 5:20:07 AM
I don't take away from their viciousness but I don... by Robert S. Becker on Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 at 9:18:36 AM
So as soon as you see that people you can see are ... by Mark Sashine on Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 at 10:00:42 AM
Ah, sneaking in that mechanical, explains-everythi... by Robert S. Becker on Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 at 10:24:50 AM