I'm going to start feeling awful embarrassed about being an independent now that Holy Joe is gonna be yapping away on C-SPAN with that venerable I- after his name. There was one R- that was beginning to look like the sole member of the remotely-reality-based community in the Senate, but then I read the full transcript and, well, they're all bonkers. Juan Cole linked to a graphic anecdote this morning about why. Waaaah! Twelve percent are out of lockstep!
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