Pat Oliphant by Pat Oliphant

Pat Oliphant

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  1. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Agreed, Pat, and the Republicans could also use a few more Mark Hatfields.

  2. jack75287

    jack75287 said, almost 2 years ago

    Amazing the left found something they like about Ronald Reagan now that they need him. Zing!

  3. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    I suspect Oliphant is suggesting that the wisdom, and ability to compromise across the aisle gives strength to America. That principle is lost on Cruz, Lee, and the Republicant’s House at the cost to America’s strength, and economic disaster.

  4. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Amazing that there used to be house leaders who could work with the oposition. The right wing boneheads these days don’t have a clue how government works.

  5. Zuhlamon

    Zuhlamon GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Amazing the left found something they like about Ronald Reagan now that they need him.
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    Totally missed the point, there, sport. Democrats have historically been willing to meet, negotiate, and compromise. Not so this batch of TeaBirchers. And we sure as hell don’t need another St. Ronnie screwing things up again.

  6. dannysixpack

    dannysixpack said, almost 2 years ago

    for those of you that don’t need the media on the left or the right. for those of you who might be curious about how a minority of a minority can hold the nation hostage. check out this link.

    I don’t understand why this isn’t front page news, you have to dig through cspan to find it.

    the government shutdown is controlled by ONE SINGLE PERSON. seems rather anti-American and anti-democratic to me.

    check out the link

    http://www.upworthy.com/congress-did-something-so-spectacularly-creepy-that-its-too-unbelievable-to-make-up?c=ufb1

    this is almost a bill of attainder.

  7. Godfreydaniel

    Godfreydaniel said, almost 2 years ago

    The government shutdown continues apace
    But soon the Tea Party will have to save face
    A financial default can never be arty
    And the people now know it’s de fault of de Party
    The people have spoken: blackmail is a crime
    A damn dirty shame and a waste of our time
    Tea Party insanity? Quite clear to see
    They’re all drinking Koolaid, it seems, and not tea
    And now they are trapped, though lacking in thought
    They’re trying to find a brand-new plot to plot
    Like Christie, who opted for lap band, not trainer
    The Party will blame not themselves, they’ll blame Boehner

  8. mdavis4183

    mdavis4183 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Tip O’Neiel promise Reagan spending cuts in exchange for tax increases. O’Niel was a liar. But not as big a liar as Obama.

  9. Kit Walker

    Kit Walker GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Blame the Neuter. The current GOP is his legacy.

  10. AlexanderTheGoodEnough

    AlexanderTheGoodEnough said, almost 2 years ago

    Ahem. Meseems that folks around here may not be keeping up on their bullcrit. http://tinyurl.com/kw9xtmk This drawing, not really a cartoon, is an obvious “tip” of the hat to Chris Matthews’ new book “Tip and the Gipper.” As the blurb says: “TIP AND THE GIPPER is a magnificent personal history of a time when two great political opponents served together for the benefit of the country…[and] is the story of the kind of heroism we need today.”

  11. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Right wingers borrow and spend off the books.

  12. 4my10851cs

    4my10851cs said, almost 2 years ago

    just ONE less but then he is the party of the give aways

  13. Richard S. Russell

    Richard S. Russell GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Alternative interpretation: If we pour enuf Irish whiskey into the current contestants, they may get sufficiently sloshed that they forget who their owners are and start believing all those pious fables about serving the American public.

  14. Gresch

    Gresch said, almost 2 years ago

    Was not Tip behind the shovel ready project called the Big Dig?

  15. JOYCE BASKIND

    JOYCE BASKIND GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    I think that this is the most flattering drawing of either of these gentlemen that I can recall Mr. Rall ever drawing.

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