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(Rahm Emanuel is President Obama's chief of staff who recently warned progressives to stop targeting conservative "Blue Dog" Democrats -- see story here and commentary here.)



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O come, O come, Emanuel!
And pay homage to Blue Dog Democrats,
Who serve the corporations with glee
And fill the Party coffers with booty.

Rejoice, rejoice, Emanuel!
The Change promised America is unreal.



O come, ye protector, Emanuel!
Ye friend of health insurance companies,
Who profit by denying coverage to
sick and dying patients doubly screwed.

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Rejoice, rejoice, Emanuel!
Healthcare reform is compromised away.



Oh come, ye gatekeeper, Emanuel!
Protect Obama from progressive ire.
"They're f*cking stupid," you said of them,
Though they're the ones who brought your boss to power.

Rejoice, rejoice, Emanuel!
The Democratic base can go to hell.
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