E Plurabus Historia
Kind of a “Free-For-All Show today. The show I had planned for today got pushed back a bit, so I could either not do a show at all, or I could shoot from the hip and drop as many shooting metaphors I can work into this and talk about whatever pops into my brain.
Which, as of this moment, is the reaction to the Mueller testimony.
Now look, I really meant what I said the other day, I could not possibly care less about the hearings. NOTHING will change because of them. Period. That said, I am absolutely enthralled by the reactions to the hearings, particularly from those who seem hell-bent on convincing me that the rules of Congressional procedures and the legal system laid down for us two hundred and thirty-two years ago would set aside all the basic principles that we live by and in the interest of “We don’t like him,” ask that I would nod my head and agree with them that “something must be done!”
On the other side of the coin are the Republican sycophants who – just a few days ago – were explaining to me that deficits don’t really matter.
And through all of this, my friend MILSURPWRITER (otherwise known as “Tim,” I mean… “Mike”), asks some really good questions about how we use history to our own advantage without much consideration as to whether it really applies or not…