It’s not that surprising, really. Our nation’s credit rating gets downgraded for the first time in history, and what do we do? We raise the debt limit yet again, and punt the problem to an all-knowing committee which is supposed to solve the problem. And they failed. No, really. That’s what actually happened! And in sad fact, this failure is being cheered by some.
The only folks who believed this clever plan might actually work probably also clapped their hands at this:
Hey, maybe if we all clap, they’ll actually cut something!
I think we should start calling them the Tinkerbell Congress