The so-called “progressives” don’t get it. The commenters at Think Progress seized on Pat Buchanan’s quip that John McCain will make Dick Cheney look like Gandhi, but they totally miss liberal talk-show host Rachel Maddow’s observation that Democratic voters are disappointed in the Pelosi Congress’ failure to force the president back into line — or at least to abide within the constitutional limits of his power.
Hello! You’d think the compact fluorescent bulb would go on over the heads of at least a few.
The Democratic Party doesn’t want a president who represents “change” — as evidenced by the intentions of both Senator Clinton and Senator Obama to continue using the unconstitutional presidential signing statement. Unless by “change” the Democrats mean, “Well, yes, the president is a dictator, but at least (s)he’s our dictator.”