Republicans in the House have a spine!

At least for now.

For the first time in recent memory, I am less ashamed of my remaining a registered Republican. Suggests anything the complete impotence of a two-term president as clearly as his party’s two-to-one rejection of his “necessary” mega-policy? I think not.

Maybe I’m a terrible person for it, but I’m pretty excited to see that the Dow fell more than four hundred points after the House Republcans — and ninety-four courageous Democrats — stood up against corporate socialism.

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2 Responses

  1. Nathan,

    You’re not a terrible person for it at all. Stocks are overvalued, homes are overvalued. We cannot continue to defy the laws of economic gravity forever. I don’t think one is being some kind of spiteful arsonist by saying that recessions are as natural (and necessary) as a hurricane.

  2. […] » Today was a good day for limited government, fiscal responsibility, and free markets.  As NathanContraMundi put it: For the first time in recent memory, I am less ashamed of my remaining a registered […]

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