No wonder the healthcare bill passed if this is an example of our Representatives at work. Via Mr. B. at In the Middle of the Right, a youtube video of Hank Johnson, the man who defeated Cynthia "Do you know who I am" McKinney in the 4th district race in 2006 in Georgia.
A friend commented that we should distribute life vests to the residents of Guam and make sure that the population is uniformly distributed across the island to prevent any potential problems with tipping.
For myself, I applaud the Naval officer for maintaining decorum and politeness in the face of utter and complete stupidity. But seriously--this is the quality of folks that the citizens of the United States (or at least of the state of Georgia) are entrusting with our livelihoods and to look out for our interests. Mr. Johnson is a prime example of why the federal government has gone to hell in a handbasket.