Stewart: Republicans Are Like Doctors Relying on Magic

In moments of political absurdity such as we're experiencing with astounding regularity these days, sometimes the most ridiculous analogies are the most appropriate.

Exhibit A: Jon Stewart, last night, comparing the GOP's completely clueless approach to the debt ceiling project to doctors attempting to use mystical cures to heal things like broken legs.

He had some especially withering words to offer about the GOP's introduction of lightbulb-related legislation (as did Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Twitter, here) rather than jobs or budget offerings.

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AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at July 13, 2011, 6:26am

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