Last Chance to Vote in the Fabulous PTL Debt-Ceiling Poll!

I know, I know, it's Monday, August 1st, and the weekend's wrangling would appear to indicate that it's all over but the shouting (or, more accurately, screaming) as far as the eventual solution to the nation's manufactured debt-ceiling crisis goes. I tend to agree, since there is indeed a deal which can be measured and read about circulating. However, it's not over 'til it's over. The one thing...

Quote of the Day

From Ken Houghton at Angry Bear (economics blog):The nicest thing I can do is describe this as BarryO's "Only Nixon could go to China moment." But that's because that slimy cocksucker was willing to sell out two countries—Formosa and Tibet—so he could discuss panda sex with Margaret Trudeau.Ow. That's gonna leave a mark. At the link, Ken also has some very...Japanese...suggestions for those...