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Boys can at least help mock Republicans on behalf of girls, can't they?

Via Politico, my favorite source of ridicule:

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (Wash.) was elected House Republican Conference chair, assuring that there will be a female in House GOP leadership.
How about that? Female voting units can now choose candidates with an (R) next to their names, confident in the knowledge their private property is safe. Official representation in Republican congressional leadership: Who loves ya, girls?


The victory comes roughly a week after women flocked to President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in the presidential election.
Never mind that little anomaly.


Price was backed by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.).
Does this mean Ryan Wonky McNumbersWonk got repudiated twice in 8 days?

Yes, it does.

Nice choice, Mr. Ryan.

Your colleagues still love you though, despite your losing streak. Why else would you have received that standing ovation?

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    Somebody has to do something, and it's just incredibly pathetic that it has to be us.
    ~ Jerry Garcia

    by DeadHead on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 03:22:51 PM PST

  •  But failed Mitt Romney still explaining how young (1+ / 0-)
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    women's need for free contraceptives swung the election to Obama:

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    the New York Times reports.

     Said Romney: "In each case they were very generous in what they gave to those groups. With regards to the young people, for instance, a forgiveness of college loan interest, was a big gift. Free contraceptives were very big with young college-aged women. And then, finally, Obamacare also made a difference for them, because as you know, anybody now 26 years of age and younger was now going to be part of their parents' plan, and that was a big gift to young people. They turned out in large numbers, a larger share in this election even than in 2008."
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    "A young man who wishes to remain a sound Atheist cannot be too careful of his reading. There are traps everywhere ". C. S. Lewis

    by TofG on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 03:57:16 PM PST

    •  That's why I stick to ridiculing (1+ / 0-)
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      Republicans about their views on women, and let the actual women do what only they can do... put men in their place regarding these issues that, being men, they will never, ever understand.

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      Somebody has to do something, and it's just incredibly pathetic that it has to be us.
      ~ Jerry Garcia

      by DeadHead on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 04:12:32 PM PST

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