Monday, April 23, 2007

What It means To Be "FUCKED"--Domestic Edition

Joe Conason, on the HuffPost, concluding a discussion of the latest skirmishes in the Class War of the Elites versus every-fucking-body else:
Yes, the Ruling Class War is on, folks - replete with Democrats who look middle-class economic disaster in the eye and demand more tax cuts for billionaires, Republicans who give company owners the middle finger, and Beltway reporters who toast it all to flutes of champagne provided by runway models. While our country is driven into the ground, it's party time in Washington. And when the rest of us outside the Beltway look back, our kids will have just one question: What did we do to stop it?
It'll be hard to look 'em in the eye and tell 'em the best we could do was to get Sanjaya off American Idol