The sentiment Rangel expresses here is an unpatriotic one--unpatriotic not
in the sense of being anti-American but in the sense that, as Elie Wiesel has
said, the opposite of love is indifference.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006
Careful what you vote for! Pelosi's first week after the election was the inspiration for that phrase...but the newly more powerful Democrats continue to show their brilliance and what a stellar choice a vote for them was!
The hair straightened genius known as Charlie Rangel continues his love of politics over country with this brilliant statement to the question "So now that the Democrats have won control of Congress, what should they do about the war in Iraq?", Rangel answers:
"I never understand that question," answered Charlie Rangel, the incoming chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee. "You have a President that's in deep sh--. He got us into the war, and all the reasons he gave have been proven invalid, and the whole electorate was so pissed off that they got rid of anyone they could have, and then they ask, 'What is the Democrats' solution?' "
Taranto of the WSJ does a nice job describing douche bag Rangel's reply: