Chuck Grassley in the Senate: Here Be Dragons
On last night’s Daily Show, Jon Stewart showed videotape of Senator Charles Grassley (R-Camelot-in-the-cornfield) trying to explain why he objects to funding health care reform with a surtax. The illustrations he uses and the story he concocts are just too unbelievable to describe.
The video can be viewed here:
At the end, Stewart does get things backwards, blaming in advance any failure on the letter from the Progressive Caucus warning that they would not vote for a bill without a robust public option, rather than the Blue Dogs who are trying to gut the public option, but the rest of the bit is well worth a watch and giggle.