GLEN GREENWALD over at Salon has the dirty low down: How Democrats THINK THEY ARE CLEVER, PUBLICLY SUPPORTING a policy or bill, while SABOTAGING and sand-bagging that same bill behind the scenes - usually with the lame "We CAN'T do anything" excuse, i.e. citing the Republican senate filibuster as the Dem's own Holy Grail of "Democrat" incompetence, treachery, deceit, double-dealing, and corruption:
The Democratic Party's DECEITFUL Game
by Glenn Greenwald, Salon.com,
Feb. 23, 2009
"Democrats perpetrate the same scam over and over on their own supporters, and this illustrates perfectly how it's played...Next up, we post several YouTube videos,
...In other words, Rockefeller was willing to be a righteous champion FOR the public option as long as it had no chance of passing (sadly, we just can't do it, because although it has 50 votes in favor, it doesn't have 60). But now that Democrats are strongly considering the reconciliation process -- which will allow passage with only 50 rather than 60 votes and thus enable them to enact a public option -- Rockefeller is suddenly "inclined to oppose it" because he doesn't "think the timing of it is very good" and it's "too partisan."
of Mr. Obama's INSANELY CORRUPT Treasury Secretary, Timmy Geithner, BLAMING HIMSELF for America's current economic crisis, the crisis Sec. Geithner whines, in Congressional hearings, that as Obama's Treasury Secretary he "INHERITED" from the previous administration; Secretary Geithner abjectly FAILING to connect-the-dots that, as President of the New York Federal Reserve Bank during the previous George W. Bush administration, HE was among the two or three men in America MOST RESPONSIBLE FOR those atrocious financial failures and regulatory incompetence, and subsequent economic crisis!