We are not a nation of whiners, as Phil Gramm would have it, but the G.O.P. is now the party of whiners. That rebranding became official when Republican House leaders moaned that a routine partisan speech by Nancy Pelosi had turned their members against the bailout bill. As the stock market fell nearly 778 points, Barney Frank taunted his G.O.P. peers with pitch-perfect mockery: "Somebody hurt my feelings, so I will punish the country!"This column is a must-read for Democrats and Republicans alike. Much of what Rich says will resonate strongly with Republicans, so I strongly recommend that they take the time to read "Pitbull Palin Mauls McCain" by Frank Rich.
Saturday, October 04, 2008
Frank Rich's devastating Op-Ed in The New York Times
Frank Rich has a must-read Op-Ed in today's New York Times. Here is just a small excerpt: