Jan 22, 2010

Quote of the day: Mathew Yglesias

[T]he Republican strategy of holding out for total surrender is working just fine. They had an interesting theory that if you refuse to cooperate with efforts to make the country better, things won’t get better and the out-of-power party will benefit. The theory appears to be true"— Think Progress


  1. Of course. And: so depressing.

  2. As usual, Republicans have kept things simple and tried to win people around to their way of thinking with emotive arguments; Democrats have waded into compromise and technocratic fiddling and forgotten to keep selling themselves to their supporters and pushing a narrative.