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Hat-tip to Paleo for the link:  talking points memo: reid backs off on nuclear option

I was so pissed to hear this i forgot to link the story...

Jesus H Christ.... is Harry Reid the most IMPOTENT Dem senator we've ever had?

You can damn bet every time this guy makes a threat, IT AIN'T GONNA HAPPEN.

He's that scrawny kid who thinks he's going to bluff the jocks about a fist fight in the schoolyard after school.  When 3:30 hits, he's peddling has ass off to run home and hide under mommy's dress.

"Nuclear Option" my fucking ass.  Enough with the constant bullshit threats and do something about your dysfunctional-ass house.

I'm starting to think this guy is a slicker Joe Lieberman

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No wonder the Right thinks Dems are wussies.... because our Senate leader IS A FUCKING WUSS.

What we need are fighters, not farters...

Nothing reeks of weakness more than empty threats.

Poor Nancy Pelosi has been completely sidelined, when it's her kind of mature but tough fighting spirit that we need.

To steal a quote that crazy Cajun Carville; "If Nancy gave Harry Reid a cojone, they'd both have two"

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