Tuesday, July 27, 2021

The Art of the Deal

When different parties control different bits of government, our system does require "compromise" and "working together" and "some people not being total assholes." But there is no need for a deal for its own sake. Certainly 10 Republicans have no interest in doing it, even if maybe 3 would. Also, as the wise man said, "fool me once, shame on — shame on you. Fool me — you can't get fooled again.”