Yes . . . but she always “comes through” in the end. Strange lady. Even when literally betratyed—talked into voting for a bill she objected to because she was promised that eventually something about Medicaid expansion for Maine would be in it. Not.
How do those dreadful “socialist” dystopias in Europe—Norway, Switzerland, France,, etc.—"do it"?
Arabic cartographers put “south” at the top of the chart. Seems odd; the Pole Star is a sort of defining fixture, and in the northern hemisphere there’s nothing comparable in the south.
It is a bit of a shock, true. I guess the Founders couldn’t conceive of a political party populated exclusively by time-servers and grifters from top to bottom.
Hamilton had a theory that wealthy (or anyhow Very Successful People) would make the best government servants, for obvious reasons. He put his theory into practice in Paterson, NJ, with (ahem) disastrous results.
Why is Elliott talking like an undertaker?
Great outfit. That must have been fun to draw.
“More evidence” and “witnesses” would be an insult to the constitution and shake the structure of government and society to its foundations.
Seriously. Do these boys and girls ever listen to themselves? Do they ever blush? How many times did we hear McTurtle proclaim that this impeachment trial would be conducted exactly like the Clinton trial. Exactly like it.
And then the aged tortoise emerges from his noisome grotto with a set of “rules” drafted in secret designed to make a mockery of the whole process, not to mention of his many solemn statements about the “Clinton rules” with weird arglebargle about “it’s what the American people want”.
And, best of all, the “Trial” will be over and done with before the Sunday chat-shows! It’s perfect!
The third panel poses an interesting question, or rather raises an interesting point. It’s also a good idea to recognize when a cause is lost. I’m bothered by the mash-up of in regard to with as regards to produce the bastard offspring in regards to, but nothing can be done about it, now, and there’s no point in making yourself obnoxious about it.
Apparently projection is the one thing that “conservatives” do well.