Battle of the Budget

Well, they’ve finally sorted it, but it’s still a bloody mess. Tea-Party GOPers never really cared about balancing the budget, only about pushing their social agenda down our throats.  And on that note, I love this photo:

So they didn’t quite manage to shut down Planned Parenthood, but you know they’re gonna try again.  Let’s hope the American people wake up soon to the facts–the Tea Party does not care about ordinary, middle-class people, women, and certainly not the poor.  For some good editorials on this subject, see this one from the NYT and this one from the Guardian.