'Of Pandas and People'
It's not so hard to imagine those people a few hundred years ago who criticized Copernicus for saying that the earth rotated around the Sun. I'm sure they said there were "gaps" in his theory. Unfortunately, there will always be an "earth is flat" crowd.
You'll have to forgive my schadenfreude if anything comes to pass from the DeLay investigation:
DeLay Probe Winds Down; Charges May Loom
I must resist the urge to dance and begin singing, "Ding-dong, the witch is dead, the witch is dead!"
And his buddies are close behind (Frist, Abramoff, Safavian, Rove, Bolton):
Frist Faces Heat as SEC Orders Formal Inquiry Into Stock Sale
The School Safavian and Abramoff Built
Will Safavian Knock Down The Right-Wing House of Cards?
Tyco Exec: Abramoff Claimed Ties to Administration
Plamegate: The John Bolton Connection
So how's that Republican Revolution working out for you, Newt?
- Smaller government? ============>Nope, screwed that up.
- Less government spending? ============> Fucked that way up.
- Less intrusion into people's lives? ========> Can you say Patriot Act?
- Better ethics and more accountability? ============> Pleaaase!